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English definition of “slouch”

slouch

verb [I] uk   /slaʊtʃ/ us  
to stand, sit, or walk with the shoulders hanging forward and the head bent slightly over so that you look tired and bored: Straighten your back - try not to slouch. A couple of boys were slouched over the table reading magazines. A group of teenagers were slouching around outside the building.Not holding the body uprightReclining

slouch

noun [C usually singular] uk   /slaʊtʃ/ us  
a way of standing, sitting, or walking with the shoulders hanging forward: He's developed a slouch from leaning over his books all day.Not holding the body uprightReclining
(Definition of slouch from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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