- Verb: lie (lay,lain,lying,lies) lI
- Be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
- Be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position
"The sick man lay in bed all day"; "the books are lying on the shelf"
- Originate (in)
- dwell, consist, lie in
- Be and remain in a particular state or condition
- Have a place in relation to something else
"The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West"
- Assume a reclining position
"lie down on the bed until you feel better"
- lie down
- A statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
- Position or manner in which something is situated
- Tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive
"She lied when she told me she was only 29"
- Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
- Trygve Lie, Trygve Halvden Lie
Sounds like: lye
Derived forms: lain, lying, lied, lies, lay
A symbolic mathematics package aimed at Lie groups.
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- his head whirled. he dared not lie down.
- i could not lie in her pure face.
- he did not lie prostrate under this blow.
- you'll have to lie alone all your life.
- a child who is lied to will lie.