lay sth down Significado en Diccionario Cambridge Inglés Cambridge dictionaries logo
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

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

Significado de “lay sth down” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "lay sth down" - Diccionario Inglés

See all translations

lay sth down

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

Significado de "lay sth down" - Diccionario Inglés para los negocios

See all translations

lay sth down

phrasal verb with lay uk   /leɪ/ us   verb [T] laid, laid
to officially establish a rule, or to officially state the way in which something should be done: This is in line with the policy laid down by the management.lay down standards/requirements The new law would lay down minimum standards for private security companies. New managers tend to lay down the law and demand total compliance with their wishes.
(Definition of lay sth down from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de lay sth down
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

“lay sth down” in British English

    Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
    Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
    by ,
    May 25, 2016
    by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

    Aprende más 

    Palabra del día

    ray

    a narrow beam of light, heat, etc. travelling in a straight line from its place of origin

    Palabra del día

    convo noun
    convo noun
    May 23, 2016
    informal a conversation The convo around concussions mostly focuses on guys who play football, but Chastain thinks that this whole thing could be a headache for women too.

    Aprende más