[lahy-jee-id, lahy-jee-id] /laɪˈdʒi ɪd, ˈlaɪ dʒi ɪd/
Also called lygaeid bug, lygus bug
[lahy-guh s] /ˈlaɪ gəs/ (Show IPA). any of numerous, often brightly marked bugs of the family Lygaeidae, which feed on the juices of plants in both the larval and adult stages and are important pests of cultivated crops and some fruit trees.
belonging or pertaining to the family Lygaeidae.
[lahy-ing] /ˈlaɪ ɪŋ/ noun 1. the telling of , or false statements; untruthfulness: From boyhood, he has never been good at lying. Synonyms: falsehood, falsity, mendacity, prevarication. Antonyms: truth, veracity. adjective 2. telling or containing lies; deliberately untruthful; deceitful; false: a lying report. Synonyms: deceptive, misleading, mendacious, fallacious; sham, counterfeit. Antonyms: true, candid, actual, correct, […]
[lahy] /laɪ/ verb (used without object), lay, lain, lying. 1. to be in a horizontal, recumbent, or prostrate position, as on a bed or the ground; recline. Antonyms: stand. 2. (of objects) to rest in a horizontal or flat position: The book lies on the table. Antonyms: stand. 3. to be or remain in a […]
[lahy-ing-in] /ˈlaɪ ɪŋˈɪn/ noun, plural lyings-in, lying-ins. 1. the state of being in childbed; confinement. adjective 2. pertaining to or providing facilities for childbirth: a lying-in hospital. noun (pl) lyings-in 1. lying-in ly·ing-in (lī’ĭng-ĭn’) n. pl. ly·ings-in (lī’ĭngz-) or ly·ing-ins A state attending childbirth. adj. Of or intended for use during childbirth.
/ˈlaɪkˌweɪk/ noun 1. (Brit) a watch held over a dead person, often with festivities