Meaning of “live a lie” in the English Dictionary

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"live a lie" in British English

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live a lie

to live in a way that is dishonest because you are pretending to be something that you are not, to yourself or to other people:

She doesn't know you're married? You have to stop living a lie and tell her.

(Definition of “live a lie” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)