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lies lies definition

lies


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  lie 
 
  5  of  7  senses  of  lie 
 
  Sense  1 
  lie 
  =>  ride 
  =>  lap 
  =>  localize,  localise 
  =>  slant 
  =>  precede,  predate 
  =>  underlie 
  =>  cap,  crest 
  =>  front,  look  face 
  =>  back 
  =>  flank 
  =>  head 
  =>  dominate,  command,  overlook,  overtop 
  =>  line  run  along 
  =>  orient,  point 
  =>  look  out  on  look  out  over  overlook,  look  across 
 
  Sense  2 
  lie 
  =>  sun,  sunbathe 
  =>  sprawl 
  =>  repose,  recline 
  =>  overlie 
  =>  lie  awake 
  =>  repose 
  =>  bask 
 
  Sense  3 
  dwell,  consist,  lie,  belong,  lie  in 
  =>  inhere 
  =>  pertain,  appertain 
 
  Sense  5 
  lie 
  =>  romance 
  =>  perjure 
  =>  fib 
  =>  cover  up 
 
  Sense  7 
  lie  down  lie 
  =>  stretch,  stretch  out 
  =>  charge 
  =>  prostrate,  bow  down 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  lie 
 
  5  of  7  senses  of  lie 
 
  Sense  1 
  lie 
  =>  ride 
  =>  lap 
  =>  localize,  localise 
  =>  slant 
  =>  precede,  predate 
  =>  underlie 
  =>  cap,  crest 
  =>  front,  look  face 
  =>  confront 
  =>  back 
  =>  flank 
  =>  head 
  =>  surmount 
  =>  pinnacle 
  =>  crown 
  =>  dominate,  command,  overlook,  overtop 
  =>  shadow,  overshadow,  dwarf 
  =>  line  run  along 
  =>  rim 
  =>  beard 
  =>  orient,  point 
  =>  look  out  on  look  out  over  overlook,  look  across 
 
  Sense  2 
  lie 
  =>  sun,  sunbathe 
  =>  sprawl 
  =>  spread-eagle 
  =>  repose,  recline 
  =>  overlie 
  =>  lie  awake 
  =>  repose 
  =>  bask 
 
  Sense  3 
  dwell,  consist,  lie,  belong,  lie  in 
  =>  inhere 
  =>  pertain,  appertain 
 
  Sense  5 
  lie 
  =>  romance 
  =>  perjure 
  =>  fib 
  =>  cover  up 
  =>  cover  for 
 
  Sense  7 
  lie  down  lie 
  =>  stretch,  stretch  out 
  =>  charge 
  =>  prostrate,  bow  down 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  lie 
 
  1  of  7  senses  of  lie 
 
  Sense  2 
  lie 
  =>  lie  down  lie 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  lie 
 
  7  senses  of  lie 
 
  Sense  1 
  lie 
  =>  be 
 
  Sense  2 
  lie 
 
  Sense  3 
  dwell,  consist,  lie,  belong,  lie  in 
  =>  exist,  be 
 
  Sense  4 
  lie 
  =>  be 
 
  Sense  5 
  lie 
  =>  misinform,  mislead 
 
  Sense  6 
  lie,  rest 
  =>  be 
 
  Sense  7 
  lie  down  lie 
  =>  change  posture 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  lie 
 
  lie  used  as  a  verb  is  common  (polysemy  count  =  7) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  lie 
 
  Sense  1 
  lie 
  =>  be 
 
  Sense  6 
  lie,  rest 
  =>  be 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  2 
  lie 
 
  Sense  7 
  lie  down  lie 
  =>  change  posture 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  3 
  dwell,  consist,  lie,  belong,  lie  in 
  =>  exist,  be 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  4 
  lie 
  =>  be 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  5 
  lie 
  =>  misinform,  mislead 
  -------------- 
 
  Grep  of  noun  lies 
  allies 
  follies 
  holy  of  holies 
  love-lies-bleeding 
  supplies 
  willies 
  woblies 
 
  Grep  of  noun  lie 
  adelie 
  beatrice  lillie 
  border  collie 
  broglie 
  capercaillie 
  collie 
  coolie 
  creeping  charlie 
  de  broglie 
  elinor  morton  hoyt  wylie 
  folie 
  ghillie 
  gillie 
  goalie 
  kylie 
  lie 
  lie-abed 
  lie-in 
  lie  detector 
  liebfraumilch 
  liebig  condenser 
  liechtenstein 
  liechtensteiner 
  lied 
  lieder  singer 
  liege 
  liege  subject 
  liegeman 
  lien 
  lienal  artery 
  lietuva 
  lieu 
  lieutenancy 
  lieutenant 
  lieutenant  colonel 
  lieutenant  commander 
  lieutenant  general 
  lieutenant  governor 
  lieutenant  jg 
  lieutenant  junior  grade 
  lillie 
  louis  victor  de  broglie 
  mealie 
  mollie 
  stoolie 
  the  jersey  lillie 
  trygve  halvden  lie 
  trygve  lie 
  weary  willie 
  white  lie 
  wylie 
 
  Overview  of  noun  lie 
 
  The  noun  lie  has  3  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (13)  lie,  prevarication  --  (a  statement  that  deviates  from  or  perverts  the  truth) 
  2.  Lie,  Trygve  Lie,  Trygve  Halvden  Lie  --  (Norwegian  diplomat  who  was  the  first  Secretary  General  of  the  United  Nations  (1896-1968)) 
  3.  lie  --  (position  or  manner  in  which  something  is  situated) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  lie 
 
  The  verb  lie  has  7  senses  (first  7  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (89)  lie  --  (be  located  or  situated  somewhere;  occupy  a  certain  position) 
  2.  (58)  lie  --  (be  lying,  be  prostrate;  be  in  a  horizontal  position;  "The  sick  man  lay  in  bed  all  day";  "the  books  are  lying  on  the  shelf") 
  3.  (15)  dwell,  consist,  lie,  belong,  lie  in  --  (originate  (in);  "The  problems  dwell  in  the  social  injustices  in  this  country") 
  4.  (14)  lie  --  (be  and  remain  in  a  particular  state  or  condition;  "lie  dormant") 
  5.  (9)  lie  --  (tell  an  untruth;  pretend  with  intent  to  deceive;  "Don't  lie  to  your  parents";  "She  lied  when  she  told  me  she  was  only  29") 
  6.  (4)  lie,  rest  --  (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") 
  7.  (4)  lie  down  lie  --  (assume  a  reclining  position;  "lie  down  on  the  bed  until  you  feel  better") 
 
  Overview  of  noun  lie 
 
  The  noun  lie  has  3  senses  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (13)  lie,  prevarication  --  (a  statement  that  deviates  from  or  perverts  the  truth) 
  2.  Lie,  Trygve  Lie,  Trygve  Halvden  Lie  --  (Norwegian  diplomat  who  was  the  first  Secretary  General  of  the  United  Nations  (1896-1968)) 
  3.  lie  --  (position  or  manner  in  which  something  is  situated) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  lie 
 
  The  verb  lie  has  7  senses  (first  7  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (89)  lie  --  (be  located  or  situated  somewhere;  occupy  a  certain  position) 
  2.  (58)  lie  --  (be  lying,  be  prostrate;  be  in  a  horizontal  position;  "The  sick  man  lay  in  bed  all  day";  "the  books  are  lying  on  the  shelf") 
  3.  (15)  dwell,  consist,  lie,  belong,  lie  in  --  (originate  (in);  "The  problems  dwell  in  the  social  injustices  in  this  country") 
  4.  (14)  lie  --  (be  and  remain  in  a  particular  state  or  condition;  "lie  dormant") 
  5.  (9)  lie  --  (tell  an  untruth;  pretend  with  intent  to  deceive;  "Don't  lie  to  your  parents";  "She  lied  when  she  told  me  she  was  only  29") 
  6.  (4)  lie,  rest  --  (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") 
  7.  (4)  lie  down  lie  --  (assume  a  reclining  position;  "lie  down  on  the  bed  until  you  feel  better") 



lies definition