lie is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

lie Scrabble score: 3

Meaning of lie

  • to lie grossly or maliciously
  • to lie at rest; stay in bed
  • to be or remain
  • to make an intentional false statement [v LIED, LYING, LIES] / to be in a horizontal position [v LAY, LAIN, LYING, LIES]
  • (of a ship) to lie comparatively stationary, usually with the head as near the wind as possible
  • to tell a lie
  • to be the duty or function of
  • to pause for rest; stop activities, work, etc., temporarily
  • to hear or yield without protest, contradiction, or resistance
  • to prove or imply the falsity of; belie
  • to be confined to bed in childbirth
  • to accuse of lying; contradict
  • (of a ship) to dock or remain in dock
  • to do less than one could or should do; shirk one's obligations
  • to be postponed for attention or action at some future time
  • deliberately false statement
  • to assume a horizontal or prostrate position, as for the purpose of resting
  • manner of lying
  • to lie unused
  • to assume or have a reclining position