Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “lay sth down” en inglés

lay sth down

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

(WINE)

specialized food & drink to store wine for drinking in the future

(WEAPONS)

If you lay down your weapons, you stop fighting: They laid down their weapons and surrendered. Mediators have persuaded both sides to lay down their arms.

(RULES)

to officially establish a rule, or to officially say how something should be done: This is in line with the policy laid down by the management.
(Definition of lay sth down from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de lay sth down
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “lay sth down” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

maiden

a girl or young woman

Palabra del día

Countability – grammar codes

by Dom Glennon​​,
November 26, 2014
Advices and informations Have you ever noticed strange codes in square brackets on entries in Cambridge Dictionaries Online and wondered what they mean? These are grammar codes, giving you a brief summary of how that word behaves grammatically. More information can be obtained by hovering your cursor over the code, and there’s

Aprende más 

ped-text verb

November 24, 2014
to text someone while walking I’m ped-texting, I’m looking down at my phone, 75 percent of the time.

Aprende más