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English definition of “lay”


noun [C]     /leɪ/ slang
used to describe how good someone is at sex , or how often they have sex : She's a good lay (= sex with her is enjoyable ). She got a reputation as an easy lay (= she was thought to have slept with a lot of people ).Romantic and sexual partners
(Definition of lay noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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