lie-in

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Noun1.lie-in - a long stay in bed in the morning
repose, rest, ease, relaxation - freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility); "took his repose by the swimming pool"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
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lie-in

[ˌlaɪˈɪn] N to have a lie-inquedarse en la cama hasta tarde
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

lie-in

n (Brit inf) to have a lie-in(sich) ausschlafen
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

lie-in

[ˈlaɪˌɪn] n to have a lie-in (Brit) (fam) → rimanere a letto (al mattino)
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

lie-in

الرُقَاْدُ فِي الْسَرِيرِ lenošení sove længe Ausschlafen χουζούρεμα quedarse en cama aamulla pitkään nukkuminen grasse matinée izležavanje restare a letto 朝寝坊 늦잠 uitslapen ligge lenge poranne dłuższe leżenie w łóżku permanência até tarde na cama лежание в постели sovmorgon การนอนตื่นสายในตอนเช้า sabahleyin geç vakte kadar yatmak sự ngủ nướng 懒觉
Multilingual Translator © HarperCollins Publishers 2009
References in periodicals archive ?
The study, commissioned by vitamin and supplement company Healthspan, also found it takes two nights for our sleeping pattern to get back to normal while battling jet lag and getting over late nights and long lie-ins on holiday.
I could spend time with my daughter during the week and have long lie-ins at the weekends when she's with her dad.
The simple expedient to reverse that could be lie-ins at the weekend to catch up on sleep.
Then you'd be rewarded with days filled with doing the things you loved - golf, cruises, gardening, travelling, lie-ins.
We don't get lie-ins. We make them pancakes and they like helping us cook them.
Yes, you're tired and you don't get many lie-Ins but that doesn't mean your life has to stop.
There are quick and healthy breakfasts, deliciously indulgent brunch ideas for lazy weekend lie-ins, nutritious lunches that can be whipped up and packed to take to work, easy midweek meals to maximize quality time together, plus smart ideas for effortless entertaining.
Several have complained to the mayor of the picturesque village of Beausset in the southeastern Var region that the insects are ruining their holiday lie-ins.
Get up earlier the week before school starts There's nothing like an early start after six weeks of lie-ins to shock the system.
If you're sleeping for 5 or 6 hours on weekdays (let's say work pressure is so severe, there's no way you can indulge in the luxury of lie-ins), you can offset the ill effects of less sleep by hitting the sack for long hours over weekends or public holidays.
Andy praised them for giving up their Saturday morning lie-ins to help him and his firefighting colleagues out.