English version

be/lie/sit sprawled (out)

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishbe/lie/sit sprawled (out)be/lie/sit sprawled (out)to be lying or sitting with your arms or legs stretched out in a lazy or careless way He was sprawled in an armchair in front of the TV. A girl lay sprawled across the bed. sprawled
Examples from the Corpus
be/lie/sit sprawled (out)The observer lay sprawled across his gun, his blond hair streaming romantically in the wind.The next thing she knew, she was lying sprawled across the pavement.He was lying sprawled across the pillow leaning on his elbow, his head propped to one side, reading the letter.His rear gunner lay sprawled dead in the back.We may see a road accident but we shall never be sprawled out on the tarmacadam like that.
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