English to Yoruba Meaning :: lie

Lie :
luba
- lubapuroirọ
 

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Noun(1) a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth(2) Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968(3) position or manner in which something is situated
Verb(1) be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position(2) be lying, be prostrate; be in a horizontal position(3) originate (in(4) be and remain in a particular state or condition(5) tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive(6) have a place in relation to something else(7) assume a reclining position

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(1) Last season was the one in which Scotland's top flight finally decided to be honest with itself, and admitted that for the previous few years it had been living a lie .(2) The first statement is an honest-to-goodness lie , the last a half truth.(3) With the lie of Scottish theatreland already shifting, we are seeing a nascent, semiconscious shuffling for position for next year's awards.(4) I had to lie down because I was groggy(5) Where the injury to the claimant is caused as a result of his especially sensitive activity, no claim will lie .(6) As the lie gets deeper, the ball automatically goes farther back in your stance.(7) When they detect a predator, chicks either lay low in the nest and remain still, or lie on their backs and strike at the predator with their talons.(8) Though the expected laughs are still there, many of the characters have a hunted look about them, as though constantly aware that they are living a lie , either literally or emotionally.(9) To perform the operation with pencil and paper one must start with the million or so numbers among which the solution is known to lie .(10) But shortly after the baptism she felt she was living a lie .(11) Change the lie and the shot to keep your mind engaged.(12) In spite of these reform measures that favor the implementation of integration, a number of challenges still lie ahead.(13) After deciding not to go on living a lie , isn't she being a little economical with the truth?(14) Do one's loyalties lie on one side, the other, or somehow on both?(15) the camera cannot lie(16) the lie, in deep rough on a bank, was not good
Related Words
(1) to lie ::
to luba
(2) lie in ::
sun sinu
(3) lie low ::
dubulẹ kekere
(4) tell a lie ::
so a luba
(5) to lie down ::
lati dubulẹ si
(6) lie to ::
luba to
(7) white lie ::
funfun luba
(8) lie on ::
dubulẹ lori
(9) lie awake ::
dubulẹ ṣọnà
Synonyms
Noun
1. untruth ::
pur
Verb
3. tell an untruth ::
sọ ohun pur
4. recline ::
jókòó
5. be placed ::
wa ni gbe
6. be situated ::
wa ni o le je
7. consist ::
ni
9. lie in ::
sun sinu
10. rest ::
isinmi
Different Forms
lie, lied, lies
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

That was a lie.
I...

That was a LIE. I...

Breaking Bad Season 5, Episode 10


...really meant to hurt you.
They just told an unfortunate lie...

...really meant to hurt you. They just told an unfortunate LIE...

The Big Bang Theory Season 3, Episode 1


and guide him through the dark places
that lie ahead.

and guide him through the dark places that LIE ahead.

Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 5


So sleep with the new girl
and lie to Priya.

So sleep with the new girl and LIE to Priya.

The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 7


Would you ever lie to me,
Bernard?

Would you ever LIE to me, Bernard?

Westworld Season 2, Episode 7


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