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English verb: lie low

1. lie low (perception) keep a low profile, try to be inconspicuous


Pattern of useSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)hide, hide out

2. lie low (cognition) to try to avoid detection especially by police


SamplesAfter we knock off that liquor store we'll have to lay low for a while.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)hide, hide out









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