RECUMBENT's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of recumbent
a. reclining; lying down completely or in part
The command "AT EASE" does not permit you to take a recumbent position.
Sentence in Classic:
For the most part, his task of reading was performed in a recumbent position in the anteroom; which circumstance ended by causing his mattress to become as ragged and as thin as a wafer.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
So saying, he stooped over the bed of the recumbent swineherd, and whispered something in his ear in Saxon.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
He moved a few steps in that direction, and now he perceived a recumbent figure almost close to his feet.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy Context