[leej-muh n, leezh-] /ˈlidʒ mən, ˈliʒ-/
noun, plural liegemen.
a vassal; subject.
a faithful follower.
noun (pl) -men
(formerly) the subject of a sovereign or feudal lord; vassal
a loyal follower
[lee] /li/ noun, Mathematics. 1. a topological group that is a manifold.
[lahy-in] /ˈlaɪˌɪn/ noun 1. a protest demonstration in which participants lie down in a public place against regulations and resist being moved. [lahy-in] /ˈlaɪˌɪn/ noun, Chiefly British. 1. an act or instance of staying in bed longer than usual, especially in the morning.
- Lie like a rug
verb phrase To be very mendacious: They say the truth is not in us, first of all. They say we lie like wet rugs (1940s+)
[leen, lee-uh n] /lin, ˈli ən/ noun 1. Law. the legal claim of one person upon the property of another person to secure the payment of a debt or the satisfaction of an obligation. [lahy-uh n, -en] /ˈlaɪ ən, -ɛn/ noun, Anatomy. 1. the spleen. /ˈliːən; liːn/ noun 1. (law) a right to retain possession […]