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lay sb out

phrasal verb with lay uk   us   /leɪ/ verb (laid)

(DEAD BODY)

to prepare a dead person's body to be buried

(HIT)

informal to hit someone so hard that they fall down and become unconscious: Harrison was laid out for several minutes by a blow to the head.
Translations of “lay sb out”
in Chinese (Traditional) 屍體, 裝殮(屍體)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 尸体, 装殓(尸体)…
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