Synonyms for Lying:


dishonest (adjective)
mendacious, false, unreliable, treacherous, two-faced, tricky, deceitful, deceptive, untruthful.
mendacious (adjective)
resting (adjective)
untruthful (adjective)
scheming, untruthful, two-faced, deceptive, devious.


dishonest, unreliable, deceitful. treacherous, unsound, tricky, false. act (noun)
prevarication, fabrication.
lying (noun)
mendacious, untruthful, prevarication, fabrication.
prostrate (noun)
horizontal, flat, supine, procumbent, recumbent, prone, dropped, fallen, Resting.


situated (verb)

Other synonyms:

false, supine, dishonest. prone, deceitful. reclining
Other relevant words:
fabrication, deceitful, unsound, dishonest, tricky, recumbent, treacherous, horizontal, Resting, prevarication, false, mendacious, procumbent, unreliable, supine, prone, flat.

Usage examples for lying

  1. Also Sir Segwarides' men rode after their master, whom they found lying in the field sore wounded, and brought him home on his shield, and there he lay long or that he were whole, but at the last he recovered. – Le Morte D'Arthur, Volume I (of II) King Arthur and of his Noble Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory
  2. " Lying low will do," she smiled. – Simon by J. Storer Clouston
  3. You will neither of you get any better lying here. – The Bars of Iron by Ethel May Dell