Definisi 'lie'
English to English
noun
1 a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
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2 Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
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3 position or manner in which something is situated
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4 See Lye.
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5 A falsehood uttered or acted for the purpose of deception; an intentional violation of truth; an untruth spoken with the intention to deceive.
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6 The position or way in which anything lies; the lay, as of land or country.
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verb
7 be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
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8 be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position
Example:
• The sick man lay in bed all day
• the books are lying on the shelf
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9 originate (in)
Example:
• The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country
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10 be and remain in a particular state or condition
Example:
• lie dormant
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11 tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive
Example:
• Don't lie to your parents
• She lied when she told me she was only 29
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12 have a place in relation to something else
Example:
• The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West
• The responsibility rests with the Allies
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13 assume a reclining position
Example:
• lie down on the bed until you feel better
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14 To utter falsehood with an intention to deceive; to say or do that which is intended to deceive another, when he a right to know the truth, or when morality requires a just representation.
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15 To rest extended on the ground, a bed, or any support; to be, or to put one's self, in an horizontal position, or nearly so; to be prostate; to be stretched out; -- often with down, when predicated of living creatures; as, the book lies on the table; the snow lies on the roof; he lies in his coffin.
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More Word(s)
beat around the bush, equivocate, palter, prevaricate, tergiversate, sit, sit down, stand, stand up, arise, lie down, falsehood, falsity, untruth, place, position, misinform, change posture, be, fib, story, tale, taradiddle, tarradiddle, romance,
Related Word(s)
lain, lay, lying, lie,

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