Usage examples for lying

  1. As I stood at the door and saw you lying there, I called to the Sun. – Northern Lights by Gilbert Parker
  2. Florence rose from the bed on which she was lying, and prepared to come down. – The Claverings by Anthony Trollope
  3. Vanno saw only the bed, and Mary lying there asleep. – The Guests Of Hercules by C. N. Williamson and A. M. Williamson
  4. So then we shall have him, unless Deede Dawson was lying. – The Bittermeads Mystery by E. R. Punshon
  5. Then he was lying? – Parrot & Co. by Harold MacGrath
  6. But that was yesterday, said Audrey coldly, I saw it lying there when I came, it looked dreadful, it caught my eye at once. – Anxious Audrey by Mabel Quiller-Couch
  7. The head of the bed did not touch the wall, and when Tirant was lying down, the maiden told him to be still and not to move until she said so. – The White Knight: Tirant lo Blanc by Joanot Martorell and Marti Johan d'Galba
  8. Go and ask him if I'm lying. – The Crisis, Volume 6 by Winston Churchill
  9. I hate the little, lying women,- those who are afraid. – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  10. Lying between Johnnie's feet, Spot watched the rest of the show. – The Tale of Old Dog Spot by Arthur Scott Bailey
  11. " She is lying down. – Jane Cable by George Barr McCutcheon
  12. If only Mr. Le Page could have known what he resembled lying there with his mouth open! – Jeremy by Hugh Walpole
  13. Violet was lying awake with her face to the door. – The Keeper of the Door by Ethel M. Dell
  14. Of your thoughts at your rising up and lying down? – A Second Coming by Richard Marsh
  15. Would we find him lying dead? – Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930 by Various
  16. They will know if you are lying. – Underground by Suelette Dreyfus
  17. Besides, it is just possible that Latour was lying, too. – The Light That Lures by Percy Brebner
  18. So that he has been lying to me. – Plays by August Strindberg, Second series by August Strindberg
  19. Even as he looked he suddenly noticed a brilliant flash from one of the cruisers lying a little distance away. – The Great War in England in 1897 by William Le Queux
  20. " Because Talpers was lying to me all the time. – Mystery Ranch by Arthur Chapman