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synonyms for lay down

  • pony up
  • speculate
  • wager
  • ante
  • chance
  • dice
  • game
  • hazard
  • pledge
  • put
  • risk
  • set
  • trust
  • venture
  • buy in on
  • lay odds
  • play against
  • play for
  • play the ponies
  • put money on
  • tempt fortune
  • toss up

antonyms for lay down

MOST RELEVANT
  • displace
  • remove
  • disallow
  • mismanage
  • ask
  • implore
  • request
  • energize
  • even
  • forget
  • level
  • stand
  • straighten
  • sit up
  • do
  • energize
  • move
  • stand
  • straighten
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How to use lay down in a sentence

The bride elect rushes up to him, and so they both step down to the foot-lights.
PHYSIOLOGY OF THE OPERAJOHN H. SWABY (AKA "SCRICI")
I take the Extream Bells, and set down the six Changes on them thus.
TINTINNALOGIA, OR, THE ART OF RINGINGRICHARD DUCKWORTH AND FABIAN STEDMAN
His wife stood smiling and waving, the boys shouting, as he disappeared in the old rockaway down the sandy road.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
So he bore down on the solemn declaration that she stood face to face with a prison term for perjury.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
Do not the widow's tears run down the cheek, and her cry against him that causeth them to fall?
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
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 two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
But, when the car came thundering down, it was crammed to the step; with a melancholy gesture, the driver declined her signal.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
As Spain, however, has fallen from the high place she once held, her colonial system has also gone down.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
The volcanic eruptions of the mountains on the west broke down its barriers, and let its waters flow.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO LAY DOWN

  • ante
  • buy in on
  • chance
  • dice
  • game
  • hazard
  • lay down
  • lay odds
  • play against
  • play for
  • play the ponies
  • pledge
  • pony up
  • put
  • put money on
  • risk
  • set
  • speculate
  • tempt fortune
  • toss up
  • trust
  • venture
  • wager
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.