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Specific body positions

extended

adjective

an extended hand, arm etc is stretched out

foetal position

noun

a position in which you lie on your side with your knees close to your chest

head first

adverb

with your head in such a position that it hits something before the rest of your body

headlong

adverb

with your head in such a position that it hits something before the rest of your body

outspread

adjective

spread out flat, or stretched wide

outstretched

adjective

stretched out as far as possible

slouch

noun

a lazy way of sitting, walking, or standing with your shoulders bent forwards and your head low

sprawl

noun

a way of sitting or lying in which you stretch your arms and legs out in different directions in a relaxed or careless way

squat

noun

a position in which you are squatting on your feet

stoop

noun

a way of standing or walking with your head and shoulders bent forwards and downwards

cowering

adjective

at full stretch

used for describing a position in which your body or a part of your body is stretching as much as it can

eyeball to eyeball

very close together and looking at each other, especially in an angry or threatening way

on all fours

with your hands, knees, and feet on the ground

on bended knee

with one knee or both knees on the ground

on (your) hands and knees

on the floor, with your hands and your lower legs on the ground

on your knees

with your knees on the ground

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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