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lie (n):
a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
Related Words: prevarication
lie (n):
position or manner in which something is situated
lie (n):
Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
lie (v):
tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive
Samples
Don't lie to your parents.
She lied when she told me she was only 29
lie (v):
be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position
Samples
The sick man lay in bed all day.
the books are lying on the shelf
lie (v):
assume a reclining position
Samples
lie down on the bed until you feel better
Related Word:  down
lie (v):
have a place in relation to something else
Samples
The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West.
The responsibility rests with the Allies
lie (v):
be and remain in a particular state or condition
Samples
lie dormant
lie (v):
originate (in)
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The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country
lie (v):
be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
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Flattery brings friends, truth enemies

doğruyu söyleyeni dokuz köyden kovarlar.
People like to hear good things said about them although they may not be the truth


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