Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LAYS DOWN

Victorine lays down her implements and places her hands on her hips.

Now and then he lays down on me like this, and there's no moving him.

He lays down the empty pipe he has been twirling in his fingers, and obeys her.

He lays down his tools when the bell rings and goes home to his family.

I have no hope that the reader as he lays down my book will exclaim, I know.

Plato lays down the very "law of least change" which has been described.

Does he bring his own works to the test of the principles he lays down?

Dont forget, Blessed is he who lays down his life for his friend.

But the principle he lays down is that, by which I wish to be tried.

(lays down his hat and fumbles agitatedly in his breast-pocket).