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  3  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Lie  \Lie\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Lied}  (l[imac]d);  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Lying}  (l[imac]"[i^]ng).]  [OE.  lien,  li[yogh]en, 
  le[yogh]en,  leo[yogh]en,  AS  le['o]gan;  akin  to  D.  liegen, 
  OS  &  OHG.  liogan,  G.  l["u]gen,  Icel.  lj[=u]ga,  Sw  ljuga, 
  Dan.  lyve,  Goth.  liugan,  Russ.  lgate.] 
  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 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Lied  \Lied\  (l[=e]t),  n.;  pl  {Lieder}  (l[=e]"d[~e]r).  [G.] 
  A  lay;  a  German  song.  It  differs  from  the  French  chanson,  and 
  the  Italian  canzone,  all  three  being  national. 
  The  German  Lied  is  perhaps  the  most  faithful  reflection 
  of  the  national  sentiment.  --Grove. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  n  :  a  German  art  song  of  the  19th  century 

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