Bedeutung von “sprawl” — Learner’s Dictionary

sprawl

verb [ I ] us uk /sprɔːl/
PERSON also sprawl out

to sit or lie in a relaxed, untidy position with your arms and legs stretched out:

He sprawled out on the sofa.
BUILDINGS

to cover a large area, often in a way which is not tidy or not planned:

sprawling suburbs
sprawl noun [ U ]

urban sprawl

(Definition von “sprawl” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)