Spanish translation of 'lie behind'
intransitive verb + preposition
⇒ what lies behind his attitude?
¿cuál es la verdadera razón de su actitud?
⇒ I wonder what lies behind all this
me pregunto qué hay detrás de todo esto
Example Sentences Including 'lie behind'
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Arrange a chat about what lies behind her hatred and try to be sympathetic.The Sun (2010)
But more profound reasons lie behind the need for lying in the initial stages of courtship.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Does the potential threat to the availability of such information lie behind the protests about the proposed privatisation of this body?Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Help her explore what may lie behind the weight problem.The Sun (2010)
I know from thousands of your letters and emails that a badly handled split often lies behind problems that many young people suffer.The Sun (2008)
It can lie behind heart attacks, strokes and kidney problems.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Many worry about what lies behind this curve and one of the most persistent fears concerns man-made chemicals.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Chat about what lies behind the problem.The Sun (2007)
Help him explore what may lie behind his weight problem and his attitude to life generally.The Sun (2014)
There can be all sorts of reasons lying behind favouritism.The Sun (2013)
Two big new problems lie behind the plight of middle-income families in work.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Our problem is what lies behind the anger.Christianity Today (2000)
Translation of lie behind from the Collins English to Spanish Dictionary