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     1. v. present participle of lie (to rest in a horizontal position id=to rest.
     2. n. The act of one who lies, or keeps low to the ground.
     3. v. present participle of lie (to intentionally give false information) id=false.
     4. n. An act of telling a lie or falsehood.
          1. v. (intransitive) To rest in a horizontal position on a surface.
                The book lies on the table;  the snow lies on the roof;  he lies in his coffin
          2. v. (intransitive) To be placed or situated.
          3. v. To abide; to remain for a longer or shorter time; to be in a certain state or condition.
                to lie waste;  to lie fallow; to lie open;  to lie hidden;  to lie grieving;  to lie under one's displeasure;  to lie at the mercy of the waves
                The paper does not lie smooth on the wall.
          4. v. Used with in: to be or exist; to belong or pertain; to have an abiding place; to consist.
          5. v. Used with with: to have sexual relations with.
                (RQ:King James Version, Genesis, 39, 7, passage=And it came to passe after these things, that his masters wife cast her eyes vpon Ioseph, and shee said, Lie with me.)
          6. v. (archaic) To lodge; to sleep.
          7. v. To be still or quiet, like one lying down to rest.
          8. v. (legal) To be sustainable; to be capable of being maintained.
          9. n. (golf) The terrain and conditions surrounding the ball before it is struck.
          10. n. (medicine) The position of a fetus in the womb.
          11. v. (intransitive) To give false information intentionally with intent to deceive.
                When Pinocchio lies, his nose grows.
                If you are found to have lied in court, you could face a penalty.
                While a principle-based approach might claim that lying is always morally wrong, the casuist would argue that, depending upon the details of the case, lying might or might not be illegal or une
          12. v. (intransitive) To convey a false image or impression.
                Photographs often lie.
                Hips don't lie.
          13. v. (intransitive) To succeed or excel at lying; lie successfully; show one's expertise or mastery in the art of lying.
                Wow, that boy can really lie!
          14. v. (intransitive, colloquial) To be mistaken or unintentionally spread false information.
                Sorry, I haven't seen your keys anywhere...wait, I lied! They're right there on the coffee table.
          15. n. An intentionally false statement; an intentional falsehood.
                I knew he was telling a lie by his facial expression.
          16. n. A statement intended to deceive, even if literally true; a half-truth
          17. n. Anything that misleads or disappoints.
     1. adj. Having no variations in height.
           The land around here is flat.
     2. adj. (music, voice) Without variations in pitch.
     3. adj. (slang) Describing certain features, usually the breasts and/or buttocks, that are extremely small or not visible at all.
           That girl is completely flat on both sides.
     4. adj. (music, note) Lowered by one semitone.
     5. adj. (music) Of a note or voice, lower in pitch than it should be.
     6. adj. (of a tire or other inflated object) Deflated, especially because of a puncture.
     7. adj. Uninteresting.
           The party was a bit flat.
     8. adj. Of a carbonated drink, with all or most of its carbon dioxide having come out of solution so that the drink no longer fizzes or contains any bubbles.
     9. adj. (wine) Lacking acidity without being sweet.
     10. adj. (of a battery) Unable to emit power; dead.
     11. adj. (juggling, of a throw) Without spin; spinless.
     12. adj. Lacking liveliness of commercial exchange and dealings; depressed; dull.
           The market is flat.
     13. adj. Absolute; downright; peremptory.
           His claim was in flat contradiction to experimental results.
           I'm not going to the party and that's flat.
     14. adj. (phonetics, dated, of a consonant) sonant; vocal, as distinguished from a sharp (non-sonant) consonant
     15. adj. (grammar) Not having an inflectional ending or sign, such as a noun used as an adjective, or an adjective as an adverb, without the addition of a formative suffix; or an infinitive without the sign to
           Many flat adverbs, as in 'run fast', 'buy cheap', etc. are from Old English.
     16. adj. (golf, of a golf club) Having a head at a very obtuse angle to the shaft.
     17. adj. (horticulture, of certain fruits) Flattening at the ends.
     18. adj. (creative writing figuratively, esp. of a character) Lacking in depth, substance, or believability; underdeveloped; one-dimensional.
           The author created the site to flesh out the books' flatter characters, who were actually quite well developed in her own mind.
     19. adv. So as to be flat.
           Spread the tablecloth flat over the table.
     20. adv. Bluntly.
           I asked him if he wanted to marry me and he turned me down flat.
     21. adv. (with units of time, distance, etc) Not exceeding.
           He can run a mile in four minutes flat.
     22. adv. Completely.
           I am flat broke this month.
     23. adv. Directly; flatly.
     24. adv. (finance, slang) Without allowance for accrued interest.
     25. v. (poker slang) To make a flat call; to call without raising.
     26. v. (intransitive) To become flat or flattened; to sink or fall to an even surface.
     27. v. (intransitive, music, colloquial) To fall from the pitch.
     28. v. (transitive, music) To depress in tone, as a musical note; especially, to lower in pitch by half a tone.
     29. v. (transitive, dated) To make flat; to flatten; to level.
     30. v. (transitive, dated) To render dull, insipid, or spiritless; to depress.
     31. n. (chiefly British New England New Zealand and Australian archaic elsewhere) An apartment, usually on one level and usually consisting of more than one room.
flat on his back
     1. n. (anatomy) The front part of the head, featuring the eyes, nose, and mouth and the surrounding area.
           The monkey has a pretty face.
     2. n. One's facial expression.
           Why the sad face?
     3. n. The public image; outward appearance.
           The face of this company.  nowrap - He managed to show a bold face despite his embarrassment.
     4. n. The frontal aspect of something.
           The face of the cliff loomed above them.
     5. n. (figurative) Presence; sight; front.
           to fly in the face of danger;  nowrap - to speak before the face of God
     6. n. The directed force of something.
           They turned to boat into the face of the storm.
     7. n. Good reputation; standing in the eyes of others; dignity; prestige. (See lose face, save face).
     8. n. Shameless confidence; boldness; effrontery.
     9. n. The width of a pulley, or the length of a cog from end to end.
           a pulley or cog wheel of ten inches face
     10. n. (geometry) Any of the flat bounding surfaces of a polyhedron. More generally, any of the bounding pieces of a polytope of any dimension.
     11. n. Any surface; especially a front or outer one.
           Put a big sign on each face of the building that can be seen from the road.  nowrap - They climbed the north face of the mountain.  nowrap, She wanted to wipe him off the face of the
     12. n. The numbered dial of a clock or watch, the clock face.
     13. n. (slang) The mouth.
           Shut your face!  nowrap - He's always stuffing his face with chips.
     14. n. (slang) Makeup; one's complete facial cosmetic application.
           I'll be out in a sec. Just let me put on my face.
     15. n. (slang) Short for baby face. A wrestler whose on-ring persona is embodying heroic or virtuous traits.
           The fans cheered on the face as he made his comeback.
     16. n. (cricket) The front surface of a bat.
     17. n. (golf) The part of a golf club that hits the ball.
     18. n. (cards) The side of the card that shows its value (as opposed to the back side, which looks the same on all cards of the deck).
     19. n. (heraldiccharge) The head of a lion, shown face-on and cut off immediately behind the ears.
     20. n. (typography) A typeface.
     21. n. Mode of regard, whether favourable or unfavourable; favour or anger.
     22. n. (computing) An interface.
     23. n. The amount expressed on a bill, note, bond, etc., without any interest or discount; face value.
     24. v. (transitive, of a person or animal) To position oneself or itself so as to have one's face closest to (something).
           Face the sun.
     25. v. (transitive, of an object) To have its front closest to, or in the direction of (something else).
           Turn the chair so it faces the table.
     26. v. To cause (something) to turn or present a face or front, as in a particular direction.
     27. v. To deal with (a difficult situation or person).
           I'm going to have to face this sooner or later.
     28. v. (intransitive) To have the front in a certain direction.
           The bunkers faced north and east, toward Germany.
     29. v. To have as an opponent.
     30. v. (intransitive, cricket) To be the batsman on strike.
     31. v. (obsolete) To confront impudently; to bully.
     32. v. To cover in front, for ornament, protection, etc.; to put a facing upon.
           a building faced with marble
     33. v. To line near the edge, especially with a different material.
           to face the front of a coat, or the bottom of a dress
     34. v. To cover with better, or better appearing, material than the mass consists of, for purpose of deception, as the surface of a box of tea, a barrel of sugar, etc.
     35. v. (engineering) To make the surface of (anything) flat or smooth; to dress the face of (a stone, a casting, etc.); especially, in turning, to shape or smooth the flat surface of, as distinguished from t
his face twitching
but she could not see her face
     1. n. (especially southern England) A hill, especially a chalk hill; rolling grassland
           We went for a walk over the downs.
           The North Downs are a ridge of chalk hills in south east England.
     2. n. (usually plural) A field, especially one used for horse racing.
     3. n. (mostly) A tract of poor, sandy, undulating or hilly land near the sea, covered with fine turf which serves chiefly for the grazing of sheep.
     4. adv. (comparable) From a higher position to a lower one; downwards.
           The cat jumped down from the table.
     5. adv. (comparable) At a lower and/or further along or away place or position along a set path.
           His place is farther down the road.
           The company was well down the path to bankruptcy.
     6. adv. South (as south is at the bottom of typical maps).
           I went down to Miami for a conference.
     7. adv. (Ireland) Away from the city (even if the location is to the North).
           He went down to Cavan.
           down on the farm
           down country
     8. adv. (sport) Towards the opponent's side (in ball-sports).
     9. adv. Into a state of non-operation.
           The computer has been shut down.
           They closed the shop down.
     10. adv. To a subordinate or less prestigious position or rank.
           Smith was sent down to the minors to work on his batting.
           After the incident, Kelly went down to Second Lieutenant.
     11. adv. (anchor, Adv_rail)(rail transport) In the direction leading away from the principal terminus, away from milepost zero.
     12. adv. (sentence substitute, imperative) Get down.
           Down, boy! (such as to direct a dog to stand on four legs from two, or to sit from standing on four legs.)
     13. adv. (academia) Away from Oxford or Cambridge.
           He's gone back down to Newcastle for Christmas.
     14. adv. From a remoter or higher antiquity.
     15. adv. From a greater to a less bulk, or from a thinner to a thicker consistence.
     16. adv. From less to greater detail.
     17. adv. (intensifier) Used with verbs to add emphasis to the action of the verb.
           They tamped (down) the asphalt to get a better bond.
     18. adv. Used with verbs to indicate that the action of the verb was carried to some state of completion, rather than being of indefinite duration.
           He boiled the mixture./He boiled down the mixture.
           He sat waiting./He sat down and waited.
     19. prep. From the higher end to the lower of.
           The ball rolled down the hill.
     20. prep. From one end to another of.
           The bus went down the street.
           They walked down the beach holding hands.
     21. adj. Depressed, feeling low.
     22. adj. Sick or ill.
           He is down with the flu.
     23. adj. At a lower level than before.
           The stock market is down.
           Prices are down.
     24. adj. Having a lower score than an opponent.
           They are down by 3-0 with just 5 minutes to play.
           He was down by a bishop and a pawn after 15 moves.
           At 5-1 down, she produced a great comeback to win the set on a tiebreak.
     25. adj. (baseball, colloquial, following the noun modified) Out.
           Two down and one to go in the bottom of the ninth.
     26. adj. (colloquial) With on, negative about, hostile to
           Ever since Nixon, I've been down on Republicans.
     27. adj. (not comparable, North America, slang) Comfortable with, accepting of.
           He's chill enough; he'd probably be totally down with it.
           Are you down to hang out at the mall, Jamal?
           As long as you're down with helping me pick a phone, Tyrone.
     28. adj. (not comparable) Inoperable; out of order; out of service.
           The system is down.
     29. adj. Finished (of a task); defeated or dealt with (of an opponent or obstacle); elapsed (of time). Often coupled with to go (remaining).
           Two down and three to go. (Two tasks completed and three more still to be done.)
           Ten minutes down and nothing's happened yet.
     30. adj. (not comparable military, police slang) Wounded and unable to move normally; killed.
           We have an officer down outside the suspect's house.
           There are three soldiers down and one walking wounded.
     31. adj. (not comparable military, aviation slang) Mechanically failed, collided, shot down, or otherwise suddenly unable to fly.
           We have a chopper down near the river.
     32. adj. Thoroughly practiced, learned or memorised; mastered. (Compare down pat.)
           It's two weeks until opening night and our lines are still not down yet.
     33. adj. (obsolete) Downright; absolute; positive.
     34. v. To drink or swallow, especially without stopping before the vessel containing the liquid is empty.
           He downed an ale and ordered another.
     35. v. To cause to come down; to knock down or subdue.
           The storm downed several old trees along the highway.
     36. v. (transitive, pocket billiards) To put a ball in a pocket; to pot a ball.
           He downed two balls on the break.
     37. v. (transitive, American football) To bring a play to an end by touching the ball to the ground or while it is on the ground.
           He downed it at the seven-yard line.
     38. v. To write off; to make fun of.
     39. v. (obsolete, intransitive) To go down; to descend.
     40. n. A negative aspect; a downer.
           I love almost everything about my job. The only down is that I can't take Saturdays off.
     41. n. (dated) A grudge ((m, en, on) someone).
     42. n. An act of swallowing an entire drink at once.
     43. n. (American football) A single play, from the time the ball is snapped (the start) to the time the whistle is blown (the end) when the ball is down, or is downed.
           I bet after the third down, the kicker will replace the quarterback on the field.
     44. n. (crosswords) A clue whose solution runs vertically in the grid.
           I haven't solved 12 or 13 across, but I've got most of the downs.
     45. n. A downstairs room of a two-story house.
           She lives in a two-up two-down.
     46. n. Down payment.
     47. n. Soft, fluffy immature feathers which grow on young birds. Used as insulating material in duvets, sleeping bags and jackets.
     48. n. (botany) The pubescence of plants; the hairy crown or envelope of the seeds of certain plants, such as the thistle.
     49. n. The soft hair of the face when beginning to appear.
     50. n. That which is made of down, as a bed or pillow; that which affords ease and repose, like a bed of down.
     51. v. To cover, ornament, line, or stuff with down.
or to sit down
and looking down
     1. adv. (of a person or object) In a manner such that the face, front, or surface which is normally directed forward for viewing is positioned downward.
           She was sleeping face-down on the sofa.
           He placed the page face-down on the table so that we could not see its contents.
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