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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Adjective- Lying down with the head up.

Usage examples (31)
  • In Curzon's figure the lion is standing, not 'couchant', as stated by
  • With some gilt couchant sphinx both casqued and crowned,
  • At the bottom of the outer arch are two beasts couchant.
  • The couchant stag in the centre was the Cornwallis crest. for more
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