send (someone) sprawling

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Definition of send (someone) sprawling

: to cause (someone) to fall in a violent and uncontrolled way One punch sent him sprawling in the dirt.

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“Send (someone) sprawling.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/send%20(someone)%20sprawling. Accessed 12 December 2019.

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