noun, Chiefly British.
period of rest reclining, 1840, from lie (v.2) + down (adv.).
[leef] /lif/ adverb 1. gladly; willingly: I would as lief go south as not. adjective, Archaic. 2. willing; desirous. 3. dear; beloved; treasured. /liːf/ adverb 1. (rare) gladly; willingly: I’d as lief go today as tomorrow adjective 2. (archaic) adj. Old English leof “dear, valued, beloved, pleasant;” also as a noun, “a beloved person, friend,” […]
[leej, leezh] /lidʒ, liʒ/ noun 1. a feudal lord entitled to allegiance and service. 2. a feudal vassal or subject. adjective 3. owing primary allegiance and service to a feudal lord. 4. pertaining to the relation between a feudal vassal and lord. 5. loyal; faithful: the liege adherents of a cause. [lee-eyzh; French lyezh] /liˈeɪʒ; […]
[leej-muh n, leezh-] /ˈlidʒ mən, ˈliʒ-/ noun, plural liegemen. 1. a vassal; subject. 2. a faithful follower. /ˈliːdʒˌmæn/ noun (pl) -men 1. (formerly) the subject of a sovereign or feudal lord; vassal 2. a loyal follower
[lee] /li/ noun, Mathematics. 1. a topological group that is a manifold.