English to English
|a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
|Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
|position or manner in which something is situated
|A falsehood uttered or acted for the purpose of deception; an intentional violation of truth; an untruth spoken with the intention to deceive.
|The position or way in which anything lies; the lay, as of land or country.
|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
The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country
|be and remain in a particular state or condition
|tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive
Don't lie to your parents
She lied when she told me she was only 29
|have a place in relation to something else
The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West
The responsibility rests with the Allies
|assume a reclining position
lie down on the bed until you feel better
|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; as, the book lies on the table; the snow lies on the roof; he lies in his coffin.