lie = acostarse intransitive verb

lie = mentir intransitive verb

lie = mentira noun

1lie

/ˈlaɪ/ intransitive verb
intransitive verb
lay, lain, lying

Spanish Translation of LIE

intransitive verb
1
or to lie down : acostarse, echarse, tumbarse, tenderse
I lay down on the bedme acosté en la cama
lie on your backacuéstate boca arriba
he was lying unconscious on the floorestaba tendido en el suelo sin sentido
to take something lying downdejar pasar algo sin protestar
2
: estar, estar situado, encontrarse
the book lay on the tableel libro estaba en la mesa
the city lies to the southla ciudad se encuentra al sur
there were papers lying aroundhabía papeles tirados por todos lados
4
to lie ahead await : estar por venir
5
to lie around relax : holgazanear
6
to lie back : reclinarse
7
to lie down on the job : no cumplir
8
to lie in/with : residir en
the power lies in the peopleel poder reside en el pueblo
9
to lie low : tratar de no llamar la atención

Related to LIE

Sometimes Confused With: lié (liar), líe (liar)

2lie

intransitive verb
intransitive verb
lied, lying

Spanish Translation of LIE

intransitive verb
: mentir

3lie

noun
noun

Spanish Translation of LIE

1
untruth : mentira feminine
to tell liesdecir mentiras
2
position : posición feminine

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