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ivygreen

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Could you give me an example sentence, using "lie down"
(meaning: evade, fail to do) as an inseparable transitive verb?
 

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What about?

lie down
to yield to

Ex: Never take any attack lying down.


lie down on the job
to not work as hard at something as you should.

Ex: The new Police Chief fired two officers he accused of lying down on the job.

http://www.thefreedictionary.com/lie+down
 
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