Postures and complexions

recumbent
(adj)
rǝ-CUM-bǝnt
Meaning

reclining; lying down completely or partly

1st Sample Sentence

He walked into the room and found her lying recumbent on a couch, asleep.

Root

re (again)#cumbere (to lie down) (Latin)

Synonyms

recumbent, supine

Mnemonics

recum+bent => sounds similar like become+bent. you become bent while sitting means you lie down.