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Synonyms of sprawl in English:


  • 1 he sprawled on a sofa in the living room
    stretch out, lounge, loll, lie, lie down, lie back, recline, drape oneself, be recumbent, be prostrate, be supine, slump, flop, slouch
  • 2 gorse and hawthorn sprawled over the hillside
    spread, stretch, straggle, ramble, trail, spill
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