To lie low


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Related to To lie low: lie in wait, lay around, lying low
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Ah, yes, it was a good enough life for a change; a perfect paradise to lie low in; another Eden until .
IN BRUGES (tonight, Film4, 9pm) begins with professional killers Ray (Colin Farrell) and Ken (Brendan Gleeson) ordered to lie low in Belgium when a hit goes wrong.
WATCH IT IN BRUGES (tonight, Film4, 9pm) begins with professional killers Ray (Colin Farrell) and Ken (Brendan Gleeson) ordered to lie low in Belgium when a hit goes wrong.
As John Lloyd Cruz and Ellen Adarna have chosen to lie low about their relationship, updates on their public social media accounts are sparse and rarely feature each other.
The Glasgow City Council leader was wrong to lie low for so long.
He is unaware his estranged younger brother Sebastian (Mark Strong) has become a secret agent until the spy is framed for an assassination and he's forced to lie low with his brother in his old home town.
WHEN Donald 'Chip' Pugh saw a Facebook post from the Lima Police Department in Ohio asking for the public's help in locating Pugh, who had missed a court appearance for a drink driving charge, he didn't think to lie low.
Every instinct must have been to lie low and hide their pain behind closed doors, yet they endured a public airing of what they called their shame.
"If you're born in the Year of the Horse, you're clashing with the god so you need to lie low and let it peacefully go past," said Lin.
But, the former 'Corrie' star, 22, turned down the offer and chose to lie low for a few weeks because of the traumatic experience.
They really wanted me to lie low and let them get on with running the country but I couldn't do that - I couldn't wake up every morning for the rest of my life knowing that I had been stitched up."
Coronation Street (ITV1) There's a big new arrival in Weathefield as Stella's mum Gloria (played by Sue Johnston) turns up at the Rovers, claiming things are going badly in Spain and she needs to lie low for a while.