lie in sth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “lie in sth” in the English Dictionary

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lie in sth

phrasal verb with lie uk   us   /laɪ/ verb
to ​exist or be ​found in something: His ​skilllies in his ​ability to ​communicatequitecomplexideas very ​simply. The play's ​interestlies in the ​questions it ​raises about ​sexuality.
(Definition of lie in sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lie in sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 存在于, 在于…
in Turkish bir şeyde var olmak/bulunmak, ...da/de olmak…
in Russian заключаться в чем-либо…
in Chinese (Traditional) 存在於, 在於…
in Polish leżeć w czymś…
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