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synonyms for lay in to

  • admonish
  • berate
  • blast
  • castigate
  • censure
  • condemn
  • except
  • expostulate
  • kick
  • lambaste
  • object
  • protest
  • rail
  • recriminate
  • remonstrate
  • reproach
  • roast
  • scold
  • scorch
  • trash
  • upbraid
  • vituperate
  • crack down on
  • go after
  • have at
  • jump down one's throat
  • lay into
  • lay out
  • let have it
  • read out
  • rip into
  • sound off
  • tongue-lash
  • work over
  • bash
  • berate
  • blast
  • criticize
  • impugn
  • lambaste
  • revile
  • trash
  • vilify
  • abuse
  • assault
  • beset
  • blister
  • bust
  • charge
  • encounter
  • invade
  • malign
  • maltreat
  • molest
  • come at
  • have at
  • lay into
  • set upon
  • work over
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antonyms for lay in to

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  • accept
  • agree
  • allow
  • approve
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • laud
  • praise
  • uphold
  • compliment
  • praise
  • deny
  • desert
  • forget
  • question
  • divide
  • separate
  • abandon
  • cede
  • give in
  • give up
  • leave
  • retreat
  • surrender
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How to use lay in to in a sentence

Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
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
All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The seed of discontent was again germinating under the duplicity of the Spanish lay and clerical authorities.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
At the sight, Felipe flung himself on his knees before her; he kissed the aged hands as they lay trembling in her lap.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Alone Orlean lay trying vainly to forget something—something that stood like a spectre before her eyes.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
Something remote and ancient stirred in her, something that was not of herself To-day, something half primitive, half barbaric.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
To-day I'm more dead than alive, as we had a lesson from him yesterday that lasted four hours.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
Sometimes the child lay so still that Aristide arose to see whether he was alive.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
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