Example sentences for: sprawls

How can you use “sprawls” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Havana sprawls over more than 700 square km (270 square miles) and is divided into five districts.

  • Inca’s Thursday market sprawls through the streets, and tour buses arrive in flotillas, even though the goods are much the same as in other markets on the island.

  • Founded by the Phoenicians, Vélez sprawls around a historic center dominated by a Moorish alcazaba and two venerable churches: the late-Gothic Iglesia de San Juan Bautista and the Iglesia de Santa María (which incorporates a section of the town’s former mosque).

  • sputters and sprawls, breathtakingly unaware of how ponderous it is" (Owen Gleiberman, Entertainment Weekly ). The problem?

  • The thriving city has long since spread beyond the fifth-century Byzantine walls built by the Emperor Theodosius II, and now sprawls for miles along the shores of the Sea of Marmara on both the European and Asian sides.

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