lay it on a bit thick Meaning in Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of "lay it on a bit thick" - English Dictionary

See all translations

lay it on a bit thick

(also lay it on with a trowel) informal
to praise someone too much: She went on and on about how she admired his work - laid it on a bit thick, if you ask me.
Translations of “lay it on a bit thick”
in Chinese (Traditional) 過分誇獎,過分讚譽…
in Chinese (Simplified) 过分夸奖,过分赞誉…
(Definition of lay it on a bit thick from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
athlete

a person who is very good at sports or physical exercise, especially one who competes in organized events

Word of the Day

When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
When’s dinner? (Words for different meals)
by Kate Woodford,
July 22, 2015
Here at ‘About Words’ we’re always happy to get ideas for posts that we could write. A reader of this blog recently asked for a post on the language of meals and we thought this an excellent idea. If you are reading this post and have an idea for a topic or

Read More 

exoskeleton noun
exoskeleton noun
July 27, 2015
a robotic device which goes around the legs and part of the body of a person who cannot walk and allows them to move independently and in an upright position The device, known as an exoskeleton, is strapped to the outside of a person’s limbs and can then be controlled by them.

Read More