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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Lying face upward.

Usage examples (4)
  • Sansculottism, once more flung resupine, lies sprawling; sprawling its last.
  • As he lay on the bed half resupine, propped up with pillows, and also slept in that posture, his lower jaw dropped by its own weight, when the voluntary power of the...
  • They, dreading instant death tugg'd resupine
  • In the drill'd rock, and, resupine, at once for more
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