Definition of LIE

  1. (verb)be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position
  2. (verb)be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position
  3. (verb)originate (in)
  4. (verb)be and remain in a particular state or condition
  5. (verb)tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive
  6. (verb)have a place in relation to something else
  7. (verb)assume a reclining position
  8. (noun)a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
  9. (noun)position or manner in which something is situated