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synonyms for laying by

  • accumulate
  • amass
  • build up
  • bury
  • conserve
  • cumulate
  • garner
  • hide
  • hoard
  • keep
  • lay in
  • preserve
  • put away
  • roll up
  • salt away
  • save
  • spare
  • store up
  • treasure

antonyms for laying by

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  • squander
  • use
  • waste
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How to use laying by in a sentence

All along the highways and by-paths of our literature we encounter much that pertains to this "queen of plants."
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
John was baptizing at a large pool called Ænon-by-Saleim,—probably allegorical, meaning “Fountain of Repose.”
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
The sewing-machine made a resounding clatter in the room; it was of a ponderous, by-gone make.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He says that he has sins enough to his account without laying up a reckoning with posterity.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Of course, you probably realize the difficulty of laying hands on men who know they are wanted, and act accordingly.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
Mr. Spurrell came down to see a horse, and we shall be very glad to have the benefit of his opinion by-and-by.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI, VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 3, 1894VARIOUS
Mr. Slocum was not educated in a university, and his life has been in by-paths, and out-of-the-way places.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
The merest acquaintance would have said something more emphatic than "I will, thank you; good-by," to such a request.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He kissed her good-by, and told her she was not looking well and must take care of herself.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
Reaching Piccadilly, Gray stood for a time on the corner, indifferent to the jostling of passers-by.
DOPESAX ROHMER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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