lay back[ ley ]SEE DEFINITION OF lay back
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With parched throats, gasping for breath, they lay back in agony.
He had discarded his hat, and lay back on his elbows, ostensibly to look at the moon.
Johnny Rosenfeld lay back on the pillows and watched her face.
She would not let him speak much, and he lay back in his chair, looking at her.
My mother was now exhausted with so much talking, and lay back in an arm-chair.
He lay back in his chair while she folded the shawl about him, and smiled at her.
He lay back in the chair and puffed smoke above his head for a while.
Then he lay back at his ease, smoking, and staring up at the moon.
She lay back in an arm-chair trying to piece things together.
She lay back on his shoulder again, and presently was more calm.