Definisi 'lay'
English to English
adjective
1 Of or pertaining to the laity, as distinct from the clergy; as, a lay person; a lay preacher; a lay brother.
source: webster1913
2 A song; a simple lyrical poem; a ballad.
source: webster1913
adjective satellite
3 characteristic of those who are not members of the clergy
Example:
• set his collar in laic rather than clerical position
• the lay ministry
source: wordnet30
4 not of or from a profession
Example:
• a lay opinion as to the cause of the disease
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noun
5 a narrative song with a recurrent refrain
source: wordnet30
6 a narrative poem of popular origin
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7 The laity; the common people.
source: webster1913
8 A meadow. See Lea.
source: webster1913
9 Faith; creed; religious profession.
source: webster1913
10 That which lies or is laid or is conceived of as having been laid or placed in its position; a row; a stratum; a layer; as, a lay of stone or wood.
source: webster1913
verb
11 put into a certain place or abstract location
Example:
• Put your things here
• Set the tray down
• Set the dogs on the scent of the missing children
• Place emphasis on a certain point
source: wordnet30
12 put in a horizontal position
Example:
• lay the books on the table
• lay the patient carefully onto the bed
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13 prepare or position for action or operation
Example:
• lay a fire
• lay the foundation for a new health care plan
source: wordnet30
14 lay eggs
Example:
• This hen doesn't lay
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15 impose as a duty, burden, or punishment
Example:
• lay a responsibility on someone
source: wordnet30
16 To cause to lie down, to be prostrate, or to lie against something; to put or set down; to deposit; as, to lay a book on the table; to lay a body in the grave; a shower lays the dust.
source: webster1913
17 To produce and deposit eggs.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
lay over, superimpose, superpose, place, pose, layer, laity, temporalty, emplacement, locating, communicate, pass, pass along, pass on, put across, balladeer, crooner, lie, poem, verse form, song, vocal, displace, put down, devise, edda, minstrelsy, enclose, inclose, insert,
Related Word(s)
lie, lain, lay, lying, laid,

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