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Sprawled Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    sprawled adj : spread out irregularly; "sat sprawled in the big armchair"; "the sprawling suburbs"; "a big sprawly city" [syn: sprawling, sprawly]
Sprawled Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Sprawl \Sprawl\ (spr[add]l), v. i. [imp. & p. p. Sprawled (spr[add]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Sprawling.] [OE. spraulen; cf. Sw. sprattla to sprawl, dial. Sw. spralla, Dan. sp[ae]lle, spr[ae]lde, D. spartelen, spertelen, to flounder, to struggle.]
  1. To spread and stretch the body or limbs carelessly in a horizontal position; to lie with the limbs stretched out ungracefully.
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    • Flinders takes place at Euston Station
      WITH travellers sprawled at its base and bags strewn around it, a Matthew Flinders statue is already part of the furniture at London's Euston Station. Read more on this news related to 'Sprawled'
    • WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Brutal Kvitova stamps authority on Canadian upstart
      By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - After delivering a final devastating blow, Petra Kvitova lay sprawled on the turf, her arms raised in celebration having crushed tennis's would-be princess in a Wimbledon final closer to a coronation than a contest. It took just 55 minutes of thundering forehands and savage serves to hand the Czech a second All England Club tit Read more on this news related to 'Sprawled'
    • Brutal Kvitova stamps authority on Canadian upstart
      By Toby Davis LONDON (Reuters) - After delivering a final devastating blow, Petra Kvitova lay sprawled on the turf, her arms raised in celebration having crushed tennis's would-be princess in a Wimbledon final closer to a coronation than a contest. It took just 55 minutes of thundering forehands and savage serves to hand the Czech a second All England Club tit Read more on this news related to 'Sprawled'

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