Translation of "lay" - English-Turkish dictionary

lay

verb uk us /leɪ/ (past tense and past participle laid)
lay sth down/in/on, etc

C1 to put something down somewhere carefully

bir yere bir şeyi dikkatlice koymak/yerleştirmek/yatırmak
She laid the baby on the bed.
He laid the tray down on the table.

[ T ] to put something into its correct position

sermek, koymak, yerleştirmek, örtmek, yaymak vb.
to lay a carpet
to lay bricks
lay eggs

B2 If an animal lays eggs, it produces them out of its body.

yumurtlamak
lay the blame on sb

to blame someone, usually when this is not fair

suçu/kabahati başkasına yüklemek; üstüne atmak; suçlamak
You always lay the blame on me!
lay the table UK

(Translation of “lay verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)