stoop [-ed, -ing, -s] v
OE; see steep, adj.
- Condescend; sink to a lower place; descend from dignity.
- Bend; descend; lean forward; [personification] bow; defer; make obeisance.
- Go down; exemplify humility; [fig.] become human; be born a mortal; [metaphor] atone; accept death; sacrifice oneself; agree to suffer for others.