What does the word stoop mean?

Usage examples for stoop

  1. I never had what I wanted, and never, never, never will I stoop to wanting anything else. – The Greater Inclination by Edith Wharton
  2. Never to stoop with a glad thrill over the first spring flowers because it was his privilege to take them to her! – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1905 to 1906 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  3. It is a stun about as big as Josiah's hat, let down below the floor, so's you have to stoop way down to even see it, let alone kissin' it. – Samantha at the World's Fair by Marietta Holley