Bedeutung von “lie” — Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I ] us uk /laɪ/ present participle lying, past tense lay, past participle lain
Extra Examples
She lay on the sofa, reading glossy magazines.She lay on the bed in agony.He was lying on his back.They found an injured cat lying by the roadside.The dog was lying on the rug in front of the fire.
lie in/on, etc

A2 to be in a horizontal or flat position on a surface:

to lie in bed
to lie on a beach
to lie on your side
The pen lay on the desk.
She had lain where she fell until morning.
lie below/in/on/to, etc

B1 to be in a particular place:

The river lies 30 km to the south of the city.

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