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synonyms for lay away

  • amass
  • hoard
  • invest
  • deposit
  • heap
  • hill
  • mass
  • mound
  • pile
  • save
  • speculate
  • squirrel
  • stash
  • lay aside
  • put by
  • salt away
  • sock away

antonyms for lay away

MOST RELEVANT
  • spend
  • disburse
  • straighten
  • disperse
  • dissipate
  • divide
  • hold
  • scatter
  • spend
  • squander
  • throw away
  • waste
  • depart
  • disorder
  • do
  • energize
  • move
  • neglect
  • unsettle
  • upset
  • use
  • wait
  • take away
  • take out
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    How to use lay away in a sentence

    It was a decayed house of superb proportions, but of a fashion long passed away.
    CHECKMATEJOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
    She walked away toward another door, which was masked with a curtain that she lifted.
    CONFIDENCEHENRY JAMES
    If you throw away this chance, you will both richly deserve to be hanged, as I sincerely trust you will be.
    THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
    A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
    HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
    The bear laughed and joined his companion, and the torpedo thundered away.
    THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
    Nevertheless the evening and the night passed away without incident.
    BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
    Bits of paper blew aimlessly about, wafted by a little, feverish breeze, which rose in spasms and died away.
    BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
    Turn away from sin and order thy hands aright, and cleanse thy heart from all offence.
    THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
    The seed of discontent was again germinating under the duplicity of the Spanish lay and clerical authorities.
    THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
    The pig family did not know when Squinty would be taken away from them, and all they could do was to wait.
    SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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    WORDS RELATED TO LAY AWAY

    • amass
    • deposit
    • heap
    • hill
    • hoard
    • invest
    • lay aside
    • lay away
    • mass
    • mound
    • pile
    • put by
    • salt away
    • save
    • sock away
    • speculate
    • squirrel
    • stash
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.