лечь

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Etymology[edit]

See лежать (ležátʹ)

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лечь (lečʹpf (imperfective ложи́ться)

  1. lie down
    лечь костьми́ (idiomatic) — to fall in battle, to do one's damnedest, to go all out
    лечь на со́весть — to weigh on one's conscience
    лечь в дрейф (idiomatic) - to lie to, to heave to nautical
    лечь в осно́ву - to underlie
    лечь в больни́цу - to go to hospital (to be hospitalised)
    лечь спать - to go to bed
  2. snow etc. fall, cover

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