lay verb (PUT DOWN) translate to Traditional Chinese

Translation of "lay" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


verb (PUT DOWN)
/leɪ/ (laid)
[T usually + adv/prep] to put something in especially a flat or horizontal position, usually carefully or for a particular purpose
She laid the baby on the bed.
He laid the tray down on the table.
She laid aside her book and went to answer the phone.
We're having a new carpet laid in the hall next week.
The plan is to lay (= build) the foundations for the new apartments in October.
Placing and positioning an object
[T] to prepare a plan or a method of doing something
Even the best laid plans go wrong sometimes.
PreparingPlanning, expecting and arrangingPlotting and trapping
(Definition of lay verb (PUT DOWN) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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