Take Lying Down
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Definition of the verb take lying down
What does take lying down mean as a doing phrase?
- suffer without protest; suffer or endure passively
Alternative definition of the verb take lying down
- [idiomatic] to endure without complaint or protest
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by Elizabeth Jewell
be discreet about one's intentions, take lying down [usu. with neg.] accept ( defeat, rebuke, etc.) without resistance or protest, etc. mv. 1 recline, stretch out; repose, lean. 2 be level. 3 cease, lapse. 4 b be, remain, belong, a lie ahead see ...
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