ETYM as. lyge; akin to Dutch leugen, Old High Germ. lugi, German lüge, lug, Icel. lygi, Dan. and Swed. lögn, Goth. liugn. Related to Lie to utter a falsehood.
1. A statement that deviates from or perverts the truth; SYN. prevarication.
2. Position or manner in which something is situated.
Svesno izneta neistina.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: lay, lain).
1. To assume a resting position, as on a flat surface.
2. To be and remain in a particular state or condition.
3. To be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position.
4. To be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position;l.
5. To have a place in relation to something else; SYN. rest.
(Irregular preterit, past participle: lied).
1. To tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive.
2. To make an untrue statement with intent to deceive.
3. To create a false or misleading impression.
4. To bring about by telling lies.