Words nearby lye
Origin of lye
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH lyelie lye
Examples from the Web for lyes
Fama enim grescit eundo, even unto incredible wonders and miracles, or rather fictions, and lyes.Spadacrene Anglica|Edmund Deane
The third may be, when it so falls out, that it lyes not in his power that made the promise to performe it.Machiavelli, Volume I|Niccol Machiavelli
Again allow the lyes to settle and put aside a sample of the lye for comparison.
His first care is his clothes, and the next his body, and in the uniting of these two lyes his judgment.Microcosmography|John Earle
Allow the lyes to settle and with an inverted pipette draw off the lyes into a test tube or bottle.