Pronunciation:  US [laɪ] UK [laɪ]
  • v.Lying; lie lie lies
  • n.Lie; break; false; the promise
  • WebLocated in the; lies; lay down
to be still to come 
( of things) be resting flat on sth. 
find out/ see how the land lies( fig) learn how matters stand, what the state of affairs is 

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