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Noun
Plural for a rhythmic series of musical tones arranged to give a pleasing effect
“… the minstrel strummed a cheerful lay on his lute.”
Noun
Plural for the activity by which one regularly makes a living
“… my main lay is as a general contractor, but I do side work as a carpenter.”
Verb
To arrange something in a certain spot or position
“Cleo cradled her broken arm and gently lay it so it was supported by her lap.”
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To put forward
“It may otherwise generally regulate its own procedure, but it must lay a report before Parliament.”
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To make ready in advance
“I'd like more time to lay my plans.”
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Bet, wager
“I'll lay five dollars that you can't do it.”
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Credit, allocate
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Make smooth
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To regard as the responsibility of
“I suppose I should not lay too much blame at the door of the opposite sex.”
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“For example, turtles lay their eggs within hours in beach sand and then leave them.”
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“… lay the corpse to rest.”
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