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supine
used in Nine Stories

3 uses
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Definition
lying down face upward
  • When his coughing spell was over and he saw his daughter stretched out supine on the moonlit ground, Dufarge put two and two together.
    4 — The Laughing Man (69% in)
  • When it became quite unendurable to listen to from a supine position, I got out of bed, put on my slippers, and went over in the dark and sat down on one of the floor cushions.
    8 — De Daumier-Smith's Blue Period (32% in)
  • He was lying supine, in just the trousers of his pajamas, a lighted cigarette in his right hand.
    9 — Teddy (1% in)

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