lying2 of 2
present participle of lie
Adjective that lying son of a gun told me that the used car had never been in an accident
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AdjectiveHe was found dead lying face up on his hotel bed with no signs of trauma, according to a Monday report from the Orange County Sheriff’s Office in Florida. —Kenan Draughorne, Los Angeles Times, 14 Jan. 2022
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