Words Like LIE
We have put together a list of words that are similar to LIE.
52 Alternative Words Similar to lie
6 examples of lie
the book lies on the table; the snow lies on the roof; he lies in his coffin.
Ireland lies west of England; the meadows lie along the river; the ship lay in port.
to lie waste; to lie fallow; to lie open; to lie hid; to lie grieving; to lie under one's displeasure; to lie at the mercy of the waves; the paper does not lie smooth on the wall.
She lied when she told me she was only 29
The responsibility rests with the Allies
the books are lying on the shelf
10 definitions of lie
A falsehood uttered or acted for the purpose of deception; an intentional violation of truth; an untruth spoken with the intention to deceive.
A fiction; a fable; an untruth.
Anything which misleads or disappoints.
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.
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
To be situated; to occupy a certain place
To abide; to remain for a longer or shorter time; to be in a certain state or condition
To be or exist; to belong or pertain; to have an abiding place; to consist; -- with in.