Bedeutung von “lie with sb” — Learner’s Dictionary

lie with sb

phrasal verb with lie us uk /laɪ/ verb [ I ] present participle lying, past tense lay, past participle lain

If the responsibility or blame for something lies with someone, it is their responsibility:

The final decision lies with me.

(Definition von “lie with sb” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)