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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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One of the clouds lies about 200 light-years from Earth, the other about twice as far.
None of the questions explicitly deal with sex, so the president was spared further embarrassment despite the fact that lies about sex are at the center of Starr's perjury charge against him.
Presidents told more lies about their health than about anything else.
Those who excelled at detecting lies about the mock theft proved equally adept at separating true from false opinions.
Compared to that, Clinton's stupid lies about cheap sex are but an unimportant footnote in American history.