lie

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Noun

Tilo
ƙarya

Jam'i
ƙaryace-ƙaryace or ƙarairayi

Singular
lie

Plural
lies

f

  1. something that is not true, a falsehood, an untruth, fib <> maganar da ba ta gaskiya ba ce, ƙire

Verb 1

Plain form (yanzu)
lie

3rd-person singular (ana cikin yi)
lies

Past tense (ya wuce)
lied

Past participle (ya wuce)
lied

Present participle (ana cikin yi)
lying

  1. yi ƙarya, faɗi ƙarya <> (intransitive) If you lie, you say or write something that you know is not true.
    "How old are you?" he asked. "Twenty-one," she lied. She was actually eighteen years old.

Verb 2

Plain form
lie

Third person singular
lies

Simple past
lay

Past participle
lain

Present participle
lying

  1. kwanta, yi kwanciya <> (intransitive) If you lie down, your head and whole body are at the same level. You lie down when you want to rest or sleep.
    She lay on the bed and went to sleep.
  2. If something lies somewhere, it is there and it is not moving.
    His dirty shirt was lying on the floor and old socks were everywhere.


Google translation of lie

Ƙarya, kwanta.

  1. (noun) ƙarya <> lie;
  2. (verb) kwanta <> lie; yi ƙarya <> lie;