lie (v.) Old form(s): lye , lyes
sleep, go to bed
3H6 III.ii.69[Edward to Lady Grey] I aim to lie with thee
MV V.i.262[Nerissa to Gratiano, of her ring] that same scrubbed boy ... / In lieu of this last night did lie with me
TN III.i.8[Viola as Cesario to Feste] So thou mayst say the king lies by a beggar [also: dwell]
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