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Meaning of “lay sb low” in the English Dictionary

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lay sb low

to ​cause someone to be ​unable to do what they usually do: A ​kidneyinfectionlaid her ​low for a ​couple of ​months.
(Definition of lay sb low from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lay sb low”
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(某人)病倒,使(某人)卧床不起…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(某人)病倒,使(某人)臥床不起…
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