lie up


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lie up

vb (intr, adverb)
1. to go into or stay in one's room or bed, as through illness
2. to be out of commission or use: my car has been lying up for months.
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(= rest after illness etc)im Bett bleiben
(= hide)untertauchen; the robbers are lying updie Räuber sind untergetaucht
(= be out of use)nicht benutzt werden, unbenutzt stehen; (car)abgestellt sein
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