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laid

 (lād)
v.
Past tense and past participle of lay1.

laid

(leɪd)
vb
the past tense and past participle of lay1

laid

(leɪd)

v.
pt. and pp. of lay 1 .
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.laid - set down according to a plan:"a carefully laid table with places set for four people"; "stones laid in a pattern"
arranged, ordered - disposed or placed in a particular kind of order; "the carefully arranged chessmen"; "haphazardly arranged interlobular septa"; "comfortable chairs arranged around the fireplace"
Translations

laid

[ˈleɪd]
pt
pp of laylaid-back [ˌleɪdˈbæk] adj [person, attitude] → relax, décontracté(e)laid up adjalité(e), au lit
to be laid up with flu → être au lit avec la grippe

lay4

(lei) noun
an epic poem.
References in classic literature ?
I've got enough work laid out now to keep me in Shopton for the next year.
Both rooms were plastered and whitewashed--the plaster laid directly upon the earth walls, as it used to be in dugouts.
BROTTON: Wreath to be laid on behalf of the borough council by Cllr Doreen Rudland.
Dig over the site for a new lawn, breaking up compacted soil below the surface to allow free drainage when the turf is laid.
When the network laid off its staff, Jett, who is also still awaiting a paycheck, was told his show was the most expensive to produce; by the end of February he and Bernhard had yet to go back before cameras, and Bernhard's contract is due to expire this month.
The World Hurdle was a good result, because we laid Baracouda, Golden Cross and Mighty Man.
Employees who are laid off are often out of work through no fault of their own and generally eligible for UI benefits.
The day he was laid off was the same day as the annual Dallas IABC chapter workshop.
This method involves casting a silicone rubber (such as Dow Corning's Silastic E) against the tool, which has been laid up with wax to the thickness of the composite laminate.
Place planks over the turf you've just laid which you can walk on while laying the next row of turves.
The dinosaur remains were unearthed in southern China from petrified sediments laid down between 100 million and 65 million years ago.