Textual thesaurus for "lie"

(noun) prevarication

a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth

(noun) Lie, Trygve Halvden Lie, Trygve Lie

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

(verb) lie down

assume a reclining position

lie down on the bed until you feel better

(verb) dwell, consist, lie in

originate (in)

The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country

(verb) rest

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