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synonyms for lay back
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How to use lay back in a sentence
I put my hands behind my head, lay back and looked at a water stain on the ceiling.
“Suddenly, Mr. Anderson sat up on the gurney in sort of a bizarre manner and would not lay back down,” Neiman said.
But a bystander suggested he feign injury, lay back down in front of the car, in order to collect an insurance claim.
In her dim, cushioned corner Mollie Gretna lay back against the wall, her face pale and her weak mouth foolishly agape.Dope | Sax Rohmer
Feeling perfectly secure, Matt lay back, pulled the side of the blanket over him, and fell asleep.Motor Matt's "Century" Run | Stanley R. Matthews
Large drops of perspiration stood on Jacob Worse's nose, as he lay back in his chair, with his mouth open, snoring frightfully.Skipper Worse | Alexander Lange Kielland
She lay back on a great sofa, her dress undone, holding one hand on her heart, and letting the other hang by her side.Camille (La Dame aux Camilias) | Alexandre Dumas, fils
Jessie lay back and closed her eyes with a blissful sense of freedom from danger.The Weight of the Crown | Fred M. White
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