the camera does not lie
See give the lie to
"There is no worse lie than a truth misunderstood by those who hear it"
"Whoever would lie usefully should lie seldom"
"The lie in the soul is a true lie"
"I can't tell a lie, Pa; you know I can't tell a lie"
"The broad mass of a nation.... will more easily fall victim to a big lie than to a small one"
"Every word she writes is a lie, including `and' and `the'"
"It contains a misleading impression, not a lie. It was being economical with the truth"
"A lie will easily get you out of a scrape, and yet, strangely and beautifully, rapture possesses you when you have taken the scrape and left out the lie"
the pencil is lying on the desk,
India lies to the south of Russia
here lies Jane Brown
to lie dormant
the city lies before us
my sins lie heavily on my mind
strength lies in unity
the ultimate decision lies with you
See lie in state
See lie low
a bad lie
See lie of the land
But they always did lie ; and still the rates have almost doubled in a decade.Irish Times (2002)
Everything you hold dear is a lie , Xaphista told her seductively.TREASON KEEP (2001)
He kept shaking off the two nurses who were trying to get his clothes off and get him to lie down.THE EXECUTION (2002)
It was tough on Alison to get into such a bad lie at the 17th.Irish Times (2002)
The princess must be very upset to lie about Prince Cratyn like that.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Wandering along the platform muttering, ` lie ; lie; lie; half true...' I must have been an odd sight.TUNNEL VISIONS: Journeys of an Underground Philosopher (2001)
Winds blow continuously from the west, as the islands lie in the path of the Furious Fifties.Yachting Boating World (2005)
With no beds for youngsters to lie on or sofas to bounce on, the adults can actually have a look at the house in relative peace.Glasgow Herald (2001)
Work will then start to raise the remainder of the submarine, inside which the crew are believed to lie.Glasgow Herald (2001)