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Synonyms for lie

fib

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give the lie to something

recline

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be placed

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be situated

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  • be situated
  • sit
  • be located
  • be positioned

be buried

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Synonyms for lie

to be or place oneself in a prostrate or recumbent position

to take repose, as by sleeping or lying quietly

to have an inherent basis

to make untrue declarations

Synonyms for lie

a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth

Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)

position or manner in which something is situated

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originate (in)

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be and remain in a particular state or condition

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tell an untruth

have a place in relation to something else

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assume a reclining position

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or write 48, Old Liverpool Brendan Barber, general secretary of the TUC, which supports False Economy, said: "False Economy's new research on NHS job cuts gives the lie to Government claims that the NHS was safe in their hands.
Shadow women and equality minister Yvette Cooper said: "This shocking decision gives the lie to the Government's claim 'we're all in this together'.
No doubt he is pleased with his sparkling wit as he wheels out for the umpteenth time the hackneyed satire on health and safety inspectors with clipboards checking his razor before he shaves, but the context in which his drivel appears gives the lie to this nonsense.
Canadian by birth, Nezet-Seguin gives the lie to the assertion that Gallic conductors do not possess the key to Bruckner.
This rather gives the lie to the notion that a trouble shared is a trouble halved.
Doreen is an example of a generation that our youngsters can look up to and gives the lie to those who moan there are no jobs.
This gives the lie to the company assertion that it has looked at the trades unions' alternative to complete closure.
It surely finally gives the lie to a once proud boast that we are all Jock Tamson's Bairns.
But more important, the photo gives the lie to the belief in the morally deadening properties of photography.
This is a really important book for landscape design because it gives the lie to the notion that landscape theory has mainly to do with technical things like plant taxonomy or hydrology or, on the design front, a weak affection for 'naturalism'.
The airline policy gives the lie to quasi-religious reverence for unregulated, unfettered capitalism.