Definitions for take lying down

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. take lying down(verb)

    suffer without protest; suffer or endure passively

    "I won't take this insult lying down"


  1. take lying down(Verb)

    to endure without complaint or protest

Translations for take lying down

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

take lying down

to accept or suffer (something) without arguing, complaining or trying to avoid it.

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