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lie

synonym (synonym of lie)

  • (noun.communication)
    a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968) (noun.person)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    originate (in) (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    have a place in relation to something else (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    assume a reclining position (verb.motion)
     
  • (noun)
    See Lye. (noun)
     

antonym (antonym of lie)

hypernym (lie IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth (noun.communication)
    a false statement (noun.communication)
     
  • assume a reclining position (verb.motion)
    undergo a change in bodily posture (verb.motion)
     
  • be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position (verb.stative)
    occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere (verb.stative)
     
  • originate (in) (verb.stative)
    have an existence, be extant (verb.stative)
     
  • position or manner in which something is situated (noun.location)
    the particular portion of space occupied by something (noun.location)
     
  • tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive (verb.communication)
    give false or misleading information to (verb.communication)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF lie relation)

  • a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth (noun.communication)
    a trivial lie (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    (law) a false boast that can harm others; especially a false claim to be married to someone (formerly actionable at law) (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a gross untruth; a blatant lie (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    an unimportant lie (especially one told to be tactful or polite) (noun.communication)
     
  • assume a reclining position (verb.motion)
    lie down comfortably (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    lie down on command, of hunting dogs (verb.motion)
     
  • (verb.motion)
    get into a prostrate position, as in submission (verb.motion)
     
  • be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position (verb.stative)
    lie in a sheltered position (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be placed or located between other things or extend between spaces and events (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be at the top of or constitute the top or highest point (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    occupy an intermediate or middle position or form a connecting link or stage between two others (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    lie moored or anchored (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    lie partly over or alongside of something or of one another (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    concentrate on a particular place or spot (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    lie obliquely (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    come before (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    lie underneath (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    lie at the top of (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be oriented in a certain direction, often with respect to another reference point; be opposite to (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be in back of (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be located at the sides of something or somebody (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be in the front of or on top of (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    look down on (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be in line with; form a line along (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be oriented (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    be oriented in a certain direction (verb.stative)
     
  • be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position (verb.contact)
    expose one's body to the sun (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    sit or lie with one's limbs spread out (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    lean in a comfortable resting position (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    lie upon; lie on top of (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    lie without sleeping (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    lie when dead (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    be exposed (verb.contact)
     
  • tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive (verb.communication)
    tell romantic or exaggerated lies (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    knowingly tell an untruth in a legal court and render oneself guilty of perjury (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    tell a relatively insignificant lie (verb.communication)
     

instance hypernym (lie IS A KIND OF .... relation (represent specific [usually real-world] instances of something))

  • Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968) (noun.person)
    an official engaged in international negotiations (noun.person)
     

entail (entailment relations of lie)

  • be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position (verb.contact)
    assume a reclining position (verb.motion)
     

verb group (lie is verb group of ....)

  • assume a reclining position (verb.motion)
    be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position (verb.contact)
     
  • be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position (verb.stative)
    have a place in relation to something else (verb.stative)
     
  • be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position (verb.contact)
    assume a reclining position (verb.motion)
     

derivation (.... is derived from lie)

  • a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth (noun.communication)
    tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive (verb.communication)
     
  • (verb.communication)
    be deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information (verb.communication)
     
  • originate (in) (verb.stative)
    position or manner in which something is situated (noun.location)
     
  • position or manner in which something is situated (noun.location)
    originate (in) (verb.stative)
     
  • (verb.stative)
    have a place in relation to something else (verb.stative)
     
  • tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive (verb.communication)
    the deliberate act of deviating from the truth (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.communication)
    a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth (noun.communication)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a person who has lied or who lies repeatedly (noun.person)
     
synonym antonym hypernym hyponym instance hypernym entail verb group prevarication trygve halvden lie consist dwell rest lie down sit sit down stand arise get up rise falsehood falsity place position misinform mislead fib story jactitation walloper white lie romance diplomat diplomatist lie down lie down rest

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