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The term to describe unplanned and rampant suburban and urban growth because of the way it eats up the landscape and "sprawls" out the extent of a metropolitan area. Typical things associated with sprawl are megastores, identical housing, large yards, and 8-lane roads.
Las Vegas, Phoenix, Orlando are products of sprawl, in addition to millions of suburbs everywhere.
by acb November 15, 2005
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To occupy the largest amount of space as possible, spreading every part of your body to occupy the surface you are on, whether it be a chair, couch, bed, or even a counter.

The Art of Sprawling is best performed while lying down. A trained 'Sprawler' will spread their legs and arms out as far as possible, in order to occupy every corner and crevice.
"Jim, leave some space on the couch man, don't sprawl!"
by Mike Ling October 30, 2007
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Noun - a wild and disorganized event
"Man good thing we got out of that party. Shit was going whack!"
"I know dude. Fuck that sprawl. I'm glad we're going home to play some super smash bros. for the Wii U."
by LarsTheDog June 28, 2016
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When black people are scared they do the "Sprawl". The scare results in them jumping with their feet landing wide apart, arms stretched out, and in a slight ducking position.
I was scaring in a haunted house and jumped out at this black boy and he did the sprawl.
by Scaregirl13 March 01, 2011
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the act of two or more men having anal intercourse while being greased in olive oil
look at those greek guys sprawling over there!! thats fuckin gross.
by RickyTickyTav June 27, 2009
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