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lying

Definition of lying

  1. present participle of lie




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lying

adjective

Definition of lying

  1. :  marked by or containing falsehoods :  false <a lying account of the accident>



Examples of lying

  1. <that lying son of a gun told me that the used car had never been in an accident>



Origin of lying

Middle English leghynge, present participle of lien to lie


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with lying



LYING Defined for Kids

lying

Definition of lying

  1. present participle of lie





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