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lyingly Explained

Lyingly at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Lyingly \Ly"ing*ly\, adv.
In a lying manner; falsely.

lyingly at English (WD) Of Explained:



From lying + -ly.


Inter: en-ad » v
  • In a lying manner; deceptively, mendaciously.
    1. 2001: He didn't even save himself by lyingly claiming, as he several times did, that Osama bin Laden was hiding in Bosnia. — Christopher Hitchens, ‘Of Sin, the Left, and Islamic Fascism’, The Nation 24 September 2001

    Translation: ko » lyingly