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lie down

phrasal verb with lie uk   /laɪ/ us   /laɪ/ verb
A2 to move into a position in which your body is flat, usually in order to sleep or rest: He lay down on the bed and tried to relax.

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lie-downnoun [S]

uk   /ˌlaɪˈdaʊn/ us   /ˌlaɪˈdaʊn/ mainly UK informal
a short rest, usually in or on a bed: I usually have a lie-down after lunch. She said she was going for a lie-down.
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Translations of “lie down”
in Arabic يَرْقُد…
in Korean 눕다…
in Portuguese deitar-se…
in Catalan estirar-se…
in Japanese 横になって休む…
in Chinese (Simplified) 躺下…
in Turkish yatmak, uzanmak…
in Russian ложиться, прилечь…
in Chinese (Traditional) 躺下…
in Italian sdraiarsi, stendersi…
in Polish położyć się…
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