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verb as in put, place

verb as in produce, advance

verb as in credit, allocate

verb as in design, plan

Strongest match

Weak match

verb as in make smooth

verb as in bet, wager

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Example Sentences

In his State of the Union address 50 years ago, LBJ laid out his vision for the Great Society.

The drama transfixed the normally calm Sydney, known for its laid-back vibe and relaxed population.

Certainly Democrats laid a marker down for the next two years.

And now also the axe is laid unto the root of the trees: therefore every tree which bringeth not forth good fruit is hewn down.

So they laid her on a bier, and all seven of them sat down beside it and wept and wept for three whole days.

The inner ends of the burrows were enlarged with a depression in the floor, where the eggs were laid.

Madame Ratignolle laid her hand over that of Mrs. Pontellier, which was near her.

The Mexican artillery soon laid a part of the fort in ruins.

He sighed as he laid the papers on the table; for he thought the task would be a harder one than even his own immolation.

We laid him down gently, folded his arms on his breast, and for a moment held our peace in tribute to his passing.

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On this page you'll find 146 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to laid, such as: locate, plant, set, leave, settle, and spread.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.