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synonyms for sprawled

  • drape
  • flop
  • loll
  • lounge
  • ramble
  • recline
  • slouch
  • straggle
  • extend
  • lie
  • sit
  • slump
  • spread
  • straddle
  • stretch
  • trail
  • lie spread-eagle

antonyms for sprawled

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  • straighten
  • compress
  • stand
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How to use sprawled in a sentence

Andersen, from the Sierra Club, suggested the county could even buy up land where developers have proposed sprawl developments as part of those protected tracts.
COUNTY’S NEW CLIMATE PLAN COULD USE THE SYSTEM THAT DOOMED THE OLD PLANMACKENZIE ELMERJANUARY 13, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Supervisors can no longer ignore the clear relationship between more urban sprawl and the increasingly deadly wildfires threatening residents.
SAN DIEGO HAS A NEW BOARD – AND HOPEFULLY A NEW APPROACH TO DEVELOPMENTVAN COLLINSWORTHDECEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
San Diego County’s lame-duck supervisors recently approved yet another massive new sprawl development in the ecologically rich Proctor Valley.
SAN DIEGO HAS A NEW BOARD – AND HOPEFULLY A NEW APPROACH TO DEVELOPMENTVAN COLLINSWORTHDECEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The Otay project is just the latest in a long line of destructive and deeply unpopular sprawl developments greenlighted by county supervisors in recent years.
SAN DIEGO HAS A NEW BOARD – AND HOPEFULLY A NEW APPROACH TO DEVELOPMENTVAN COLLINSWORTHDECEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Handing out special exceptions for individual sprawl projects undermines these goals and allows big developers to play by different rules than everyone else.
SAN DIEGO HAS A NEW BOARD – AND HOPEFULLY A NEW APPROACH TO DEVELOPMENTVAN COLLINSWORTHDECEMBER 17, 2020VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
Another man was sprawled on the gray broadloom of the reception room, a brownish puddle beneath his side.
HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
"I don't want any darn coffee," he growled, and sprawled himself stomach down on the bed, with his face turned from the light.
CABIN FEVERB. M. BOWER
Over them he scrambled and he sprawled till he reached the little red and blue sleigh.
SEVEN O'CLOCK STORIESROBERT GORDON ANDERSON
The ropes ran loose in their hands, and the boys that held the ends sprawled over on the decks.
THE RIVAL CAMPERS AFLOATRUEL PERLEY SMITH
Our jaded beasts sprawled and stumbled disheartedly over the wet and slippery stones.
THE CRADLE OF MANKINDW.A. WIGRAM
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