lie
noun.
a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
Synonym: prevarication
noun.
Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
noun.
position or manner in which something is situated
verb.
be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
verb.
be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position
The sick man lay in bed all day|the books are lying on the shelf
verb.
originate (in)
The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country
Synonym: consist, dwell, lie in
verb.
be and remain in a particular state or condition
lie dormant
verb.
tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive
Don't lie to your parents|She lied when she told me she was only 29
verb.
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
Synonym: rest
verb.
assume a reclining position
lie down on the bed until you feel better
Synonym: lie down
Antonym: sit, stand