Bedeutung von "lay" Essential English Dictionary

lay

verb uk /leɪ/ (laying, laid)

to put something down somewhere:

She laid the baby on the bed.
He laid the plate on the table.
lay eggs

If an animal lays eggs, eggs come out of its body.

lay the table UK

B1 to put plates, knives, forks, etc. on the table before a meal

(Definition von "lay verb" von Cambridge Essential Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)