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1. sprawling

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

Synonyms

  • posture
  • sprawl
  • position

Antonyms

  • intolerance
  • unerect
  • erect
  • gracefulness

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Words that Rhyme with Sprawling

  • mothballing
  • installing
  • recalling
  • stalling
  • smalling
  • crawling
  • brawling
  • appalling
  • walling
  • salling
  • pawling
  • pauling
  • hauling
  • halling
  • galling
  • calling
  • balling
  • alling

Example sentences of the word sprawling


1. Adjective
The more sprawling a city becomes, the more cars become a necessity.

2. Verb, gerund or present participle
This sprawling herb can grow quite tall, reaching heights of more than 2 feet.

Quotes containing the word sprawling


1. the Real-World was a sprawling mess of a book in need of a good editor.
- Jasper Fforde, One of Our Thursdays Is Missing

2. sprawling

adjective. ['ˈsprɔlɪŋ'] spreading out in different directions.

Synonyms

  • straggling
  • untidy
  • rambling

Antonyms

  • tolerance
  • reverence
  • respect
  • disrespect
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