Synonyms of sprawl


1. conurbation, urban sprawl, sprawl, urban area, populated area

usage: an aggregation or continuous network of urban communities

2. sprawl, sprawling, position, posture, attitude

usage: an ungainly posture with arms and legs spread about


1. sprawl, sit, sit down, lie

usage: sit or lie with one's limbs spread out

2. sprawl, straggle, spread, distribute

usage: go, come, or spread in a rambling or irregular way; "Branches straggling out quite far"

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Definition and meaning of sprawl (Dictionary)