Thesaurus / recumbent
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It is generally associated with a recumbent position, repeated yawning, and excessive languor.

An Ocean TrampWilliam McFee

With a lingering glance of fear and pity at the recumbent figure, Paul sped towards the red lamp as fast as he could lift a leg.

Despair's Last JourneyDavid Christie Murray

This too much for Mr. G. Sat bolt upright from recumbent position in which he had listened to debate.

Little puffs of red dust, lifted by the plunging hoofs of passing teams, dispersed in a grimy shower upon the recumbent man.

"It won't do," said Mr. Fowler, lightly touching the recumbent Saul with his foot.

The Tree of KnowledgeMrs. Baillie Reynolds

Snowball, equally exhausted, dropped into a recumbent position.

The Ocean WaifsMayne Reid

"How the dickens did you——" The recumbent man lifted heavy lids.

The Trail of ConflictEmilie Baker Loring

Tom carefully rose from his recumbent posture, and took possession of the musket.

The light was not strong enough to disclose the features of the recumbent sentinel.

Brothers of PerilTheodore Goodridge Roberts

Give grasping pomp its double share,— I ask but one recumbent chair.

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