from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A person or thing that lies, in the sense of being horizontal.
  • n. Common misspelling of liar.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who lies down; one who rests or remains, as in concealment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who lies down; one who rests or remains.
  • n. An obsolete spelling of liar.
  • n. Same as leer.


From Middle English lier, equivalent to lie +‎ -er. Compare ligger, lidger, ledger. (Wiktionary)


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