Explicație lay în Dicționarul Englez Englez

lay

(lā )

substantiv
a narrative poem of popular origin
substantiv
a narrative song with a recurrent refrain
verb
put into a certain place or abstract location
"Put your things here"
"Set the tray down"
"Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children"
"Place emphasis on a certain point"

verb
put in a horizontal position
"lay the books on the table"
"lay the patient carefully onto the bed"

verb
lay eggs
"This hen doesn''t lay"

verb
prepare or position for action or operation
"lay a fire"
"lay the foundation for a new health care plan"

verb
impose as a duty, burden, or punishment
"lay a responsibility on someone"

adjectiv
not of or from a profession
"a lay opinion as to the cause of the disease"

adjectiv
concerning those not members of the clergy
"set his collar in laic rather than clerical position"
"the lay ministry"
"the choir sings both sacred and secular music"





Sinonime:
(substantiv) ballad
(adjectiv) secular
(verb) place, pose, position, put, repose, set