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Definition of "lie down" [lie down]

  • To assume a reclining position (verb)
  • To be lazy or remiss (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "lie down" in a sentence
  • "The Peaceable Kingdom represents the earthly paradise which the prophet Isaiah foretold with the coming of Christ: “The wolf shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fattling together; and a little child shall lead them” Isa. 11:6ff."
  • "I nodded, and left Tribunal Mountain to find a quiet spot near the beach to lie down and sleep."
  • "A big fire of pine scraps burned where the shelterless would lie down their heads."