[ adjective ] spread out irregularly
"sat sprawled in the big armchair" "the sprawling suburbs" "a big sprawly city"
Used in print(E. Lucas Myers, "The Vindication of Dr. Nestor,"...)
date of laying , length of incubation_period , number of chicks reaching the first week , second week , fifth week , weight of hen , size of rooster 's wattles and_so_on , all scrawled out in a hand that looked more Chinese than English , the most jagged and sprawling Alex had ever seen .
[ noun ] an ungainly posture with arms and legs spread about
Used in print(Christopher Davis, First Family....)
Mr._McKinley , for all his sprawling and his easy familiarity , was completely alert to his son , eyes always on the still face , jumping to anticipate Scotty_'s desires .