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lay·out

 (lā′out′)
n.
1. The act or an instance of laying out.
2. An arrangement or plan, especially the schematic arrangement of parts or areas: the layout of a factory; the layout of a printed circuit.
3. Printing
a. The art or process of arranging printed or graphic matter on a page.
b. The overall design of a page, spread, or book, including elements such as page and type size, typeface, and the arrangement of titles and page numbers.
c. A page or set of pages marked to indicate this design.
4. Sports The straight position, as in diving.
5. Informal An establishment or property, especially a large residence or estate: "[Her] show horses ... were kept on the couple's one-and-a-half acre Malibu layout" (People).

lay•out

(ˈleɪˌaʊt)

n.
1. an arrangement or plan: We objected to the layout of the house.
2. the act of laying or spreading out.
3. a plan or sketch showing the arrangement of copy and artwork in an advertisement, newspaper or magazine page, etc.
4. (in advertising, publishing, etc.) the technique, process, or occupation of making layouts.
6. Informal. a place, as of residence or business, and the features that go with it; a setup: a fancy layout with a swimming pool.
7. Informal. a display, as of dishes at a meal.
8. a collection or set of tools, implements, or the like.
9. an arrangement of cards dealt according to a given pattern, as in solitaire.
10. a midair position assumed by divers and gymnasts in which the legs and torso are unbent and the arms extended sideways.
[1840–50, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.layout - a plan or design of something that is laid outlayout - a plan or design of something that is laid out
design, plan - an arrangement scheme; "the awkward design of the keyboard made operation difficult"; "it was an excellent design for living"; "a plan for seating guests"
2.layout - the act of laying out (as by making plans for something)
ordering, order - the act of putting things in a sequential arrangement; "there were mistakes in the ordering of items on the list"

layout

noun arrangement, design, draft, outline, format, plan, formation, geography He tried to recall the layout of the farmhouse.

layout

noun
1. A method for making, doing, or accomplishing something:
Translations
تَخْطِيطٌتَصْميم، طريقَة تَخْطيط وترْتيب
plánrozloženírozprostřenírozvrženístruktura
layout
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raspored
tata letak
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配置
배치
layout
ผัง
cách bố trí

layout

[ˈleɪaʊt] N [of building] → plan m, distribución f; [of town] → trazado m (Typ) → composición f

layout

[ˈleɪaʊt] n
[building, garden] → agencement fm
It took me some time to get familiar with the layout of the school → J'ai mis un certain temps à me familiariser avec l'agencement de l'école.
[text] → mise f en pagelay person layperson [ˈleɪpɜːrsən] n (= non-expert) the lay person → le profane
The computer has become much more accessible to the lay person → L'ordinateur est devenu beaucoup plus accessible au profane.lay preacher nprédicateur m laïc

layout

[ˈleɪˌaʊt] n (of town) → piano urbanistico; (of house, garden) → disposizione f (Typing) → impostazione f (Press) → impaginazione f

lay1

(lei) past tense, past participle laid (leid) verb
1. to place, set or put (down), often carefully. She laid the clothes in a drawer / on a chair; He laid down his pencil; She laid her report before the committee.
2. to place in a lying position. She laid the baby on his back.
3. to put in order or arrange. She went to lay the table for dinner; to lay one's plans / a trap.
4. to flatten. The animal laid back its ears; The wind laid the corn flat.
5. to cause to disappear or become quiet. to lay a ghost / doubts.
6. (of a bird) to produce (eggs). The hen laid four eggs; My hens are laying well.
7. to bet. I'll lay five pounds that you don't succeed.
ˈlayer noun
1. a thickness or covering. The ground was covered with a layer of snow; There was a layer of clay a few feet under the ground.
2. something which lays, especially a hen. a good layer.
verb
to put, cut or arrange in layers. She had her hair layered by the hairdresser.
ˈlayabout noun
a lazy, idle person.
ˈlay-byplural ˈlay-bys noun
especially in Britain, a short extra part at the side of a road for people to stop their cars in, out of the way of the traffic.
ˈlayout noun
the manner in which something is displayed or laid out. the layout of the building.
laid up
ill in bed. When I caught flu, I was laid up for a fortnight.
lay aside
to put away or to one side, especially to be used or dealt with at a later time. She laid the books aside for later use.
lay bare
to show clearly; to expose to view. They dug up the road and laid bare the water-pipe; Shy people don't like to lay bare their feelings.
lay by
to put away for future use. She laid by a store of tinned vegetables.
lay down
1. to give up. They laid down their arms; The soldiers laid down their lives in the cause of peace.
2. to order or instruct. The rule book lays down what should be done in such a case.
3. to store. My father laid down a good stock of wine which I am now drinking.
lay (one's) hands on
1. to find or be able to obtain. I wish I could lay (my) hands on that book!
2. to catch. The police had been trying to lay hands on the criminal for months.
lay in
to get and store a supply of. I've laid in an extra stock of drinks for Christmas.
lay low
to make ill. I was laid low by flu, just before my exams.
lay off
to dismiss (employees) temporarily. Because of a shortage of orders, the firm has laid off a quarter of its workforce.
lay on
to provide. The staff laid on a tea party for the pupils.
lay out
1. to arrange over a wide area (especially according to a plan). He was the architect who laid out the public gardens.
2. to spread so as to be easily seen. He laid out the contents of the box on the table.
3. to knock unconscious.
4. to spend (money).
5. to prepare (a dead body) to be buried.
lay up
1. to keep or store. We laid up a good supply of apples this year from our own trees.
2. to put (a ship) out of use in a dock.
lay waste
to make (a piece of land) into barren country by burning and plundering.

lay needs an object and has laid as its past tense and past participle: He (had) laid his book down ; He will be laying his proposals before the committee tomorrow .
lie takes no object and has lying as its present participle, lay as its past tense and lain as its past participle: Please lie down ; He lay down ; He had lain there for hours .
lie , to be untruthful, has lying as its present participle, and lied as its past tense and past participle: She (has always) lied about her age .

layout

تَخْطِيطٌ uspořádání layout Layout σχεδιάγραμμα trazado sommittelu disposition raspored disposizione 配置 배치 lay-out situasjonsplan rozmieszczenie esquema план layout ผัง düzenleme cách bố trí 版面设计
References in classic literature ?
Little woman, I'd gamble all the way from Creation to the Day of Judgment; I'd gamble a golden harp against another man's halo; I'd toss for pennies on the front steps of the New Jerusalem or set up a faro layout just outside the Pearly Gates; but I'll be everlastingly damned if I'll gamble on love.
transcriber's note: These "advertisements" appeared in the format that would have been used in a newspaper or magazine ad section--that is in two columns for the smaller ads, and in quarter, half, full and double page layouts for the others.
The Colemak keyboard layout is meant to appease those who are uncomfortable with the QWERTY layout but don't feel like adopting a whole new layout.
Pulsic Animate overcomes traditional approaches to automating analog IC design, which have attempted to improve on portions of the design flow, but have not managed to generate manual-quality layout without significant user intervention.
The Trimble Rapid Positioning System is the first layout solution specifically designed to meet the demands of interior and exterior building construction applications.
The Pinboard layout is reminiscent of the layout used in Pinterest.
For every original download of a Cause Layout, the company donates $1 to the selected charity.
SmartPlant Layout enables preliminary designs to be reused by carrying forward initial layouts into detailed design without additional remodeling - saving time and improving design quality.
Based upon reader surveys, Type & Layout shows us how easy or how difficult it is to read various type.
Although PCI Express boasts greater I/O bandwidth per pin than prior PCI bus family members, the faster bit rate for PCI Express necessitates using different layout techniques.