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1. sprawl

verb. ['ˈsprɔl'] sit or lie with one's limbs spread out.

Synonyms

  • sit down
  • lie
  • sit

Antonyms

  • stand
  • sit
  • disrespect
  • irreverence

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Example sentences of the word sprawl


1. Noun, singular or mass
Urban encroachment, also known as urban sprawl, is a key concept in planning and land use.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
However, the vines sprawl across the garden soil, stretching 6 feet or more.

3. Adverb
These vines sprawl along the ground and rarely grow taller than 2 feet.

4. Verb, base form
Space rows 7 feet apart so the watermelon vines have room to sprawl.

2. sprawl

verb. ['ˈsprɔl'] go, come, or spread in a rambling or irregular way.

Synonyms

  • spread
  • distribute

Antonyms

  • intolerance
  • unerect
  • erect

3. sprawl

noun. ['ˈsprɔl'] an aggregation or continuous network of urban communities.

Synonyms

  • subtopia
  • conurbation
  • populated area
  • urban area

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • tolerance
  • reverence
  • respect

4. sprawl

noun. ['ˈsprɔl'] an ungainly posture with arms and legs spread about.

Synonyms

  • posture
  • sprawling
  • position

Antonyms

  • arise
  • front
  • back
  • truth
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