3 Letters
1 Consonants
2 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use lie as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Lie
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters e, i, and l, 1 consonants, 2 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter i. Lie starts with a consonant and ends with a vowel with the starting letters l, li, and the ending characters are e, ie, ..
A statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
Middle English
School Grade
Lie is set as a kindergarten word that starts with l, ends with e, 1 syllables, 2 vowels and 3 letters.
Is lie a scrabble word? A 3 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Lie in Pig Latin is said as "ielay or ielway".
l | i | e
li | ie
Word Gram
Noun Examples
a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
position or manner in which something is situated
Norwegian diplomat who was the first Secretary General of the United Nations (1896-1968)
Verb Examples
tell an untruth;
pretend with intent to deceive;
"Don't lie to your parents";
"She lied when she told me she was only 29"
be lying, be prostrate;
be in a horizontal position;
"The sick man lay in bed all day";
"the books are lying on the shelf"
assume a reclining position;
"lie down on the bed until you feel better"
originate (in);
"The problems dwell in the social injustices in this country"
be located or situated somewhere;
occupy a certain position
have a place in relation to something else;
"The fate of Bosnia lies in the hands of the West";
"The responsibility rests with the Allies"
be and remain in a particular state or condition;
"lie dormant"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Lie"

There are 355 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to lie.

Agencyhow a result is obtained or an end is achieved
"a means of control"
"an example is the best agency of instruction"
"the true way to success"
Aimthe action of directing something at an object
"he took aim and fired"
Alterremove the ovaries of
"Is your cat spayed?"
Amplifyincrease the volume of
"amplify sound"
Aspectthe expression on a person''s face
"a sad expression"
"a look of triumph"
"an angry face"
Astronavigationnavigating according to the positions of the stars
Attitudea theatrical pose created for effect
"the actor struck just the right attitude"
AZa state in southwestern United States
site of the Grand Canyon
Azimuththe azimuth of a celestial body is the angle between the vertical plane containing it and the plane of the meridian
Ballada narrative poem of popular origin

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There are 2 anagrams from lie.

Anagram Definition
Leiflower arrangement consisting of a circular band of foliage or flowers for ornamental purposes
Liea statement that deviates from or perverts the truth

View English words with the unique letters used in lie. Words With The Letters Eil


Lie derives from 6 words.

Word Definition
Beat Around The Bush
Equivocatebe deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information
Liea statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
Palterbe deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information
Prevaricatebe deliberately ambiguous or unclear in order to mislead or withhold information
Tergiversateabandon one''s beliefs or allegiances


Lie has 4 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Falsehoodthe act of rendering something false as by fraudulent changes (of documents or measures etc.) or counterfeiting
False Statement
Falsitya false statement
Untrutha false statement


There are 8 hyponyms for lie

Word Definition
Fiba trivial lie;
"he told a fib about eating his spinach";
"how can I stop my child from telling stories?"
Storystructure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a single level of a multilevel building;
"what level is the office on?"
Talea trivial lie;
"he told a fib about eating his spinach";
"how can I stop my child from telling stories?"
Taradiddlepretentious or silly talk or writing
Tarradiddlepretentious or silly talk or writing
Wallopera gross untruth;
a blatant lie
White Lie
Whoppersomething especially big or impressive of its kind

Names With The Word "Lie"

743 names are spelled with lie.


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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word lie.

Is lie a scrabble word or can you use lie in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 374 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 438 games. This 3 letter 3 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters e, i, and l? There's 138 with 5 letters or less with the letters e, i, and l. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Liner (5 letters) 5 +2 7 +3 lirne
Exile (5 letters) 12 +9 13 +9 eeilx
Slide (5 letters) 6 +3 7 +3 slide
Slice (5 letters) 7 +4 9 +5 slice
Line (4 letters) 4 +1 6 +2 line
Lieu (4 letters) 4 +1 6 +2 lieu
Evil (4 letters) 7 +4 9 +5 veil
Wile (4 letters) 7 +4 8 +4 lwei
ELISA (5 letters) 5 +2 6 +2 sliae
Peril (5 letters) 7 +4 9 +5 plier
Yield (5 letters) 9 +6 9 +5 elydi
ELINT (5 letters) 5 +2 7 +3 inlet
Elvis (5 letters) 8 +5 10 +6 elvis
Aisle (5 letters) 5 +2 6 +2 sliae
Pile (4 letters) 6 +3 8 +4 lpei
Spile (5 letters) 7 +4 9 +5 piles
Deli (4 letters) 5 +2 6 +2 deil
Veil (4 letters) 7 +4 9 +5 veil
Relic (5 letters) 7 +4 9 +5 relic
Levis (5 letters) 8 +5 10 +6 elvis
Linen (5 letters) 5 +2 8 +4 lenin
Lisle (5 letters) 5 +2 7 +3 lisle
Oiler (5 letters) 5 +2 6 +2 oiler
Oriel (5 letters) 5 +2 6 +2 oiler
Pixel (5 letters) 14 +11 16 +12 pixel


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