What is lay out?

  • (verb): Lay out in a line.
    Synonyms: range, array, set out
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on lay:

Charles Downing Lay - Early Life and Family Estate
... The son of Oliver Ingraham Lay, a professional painter, and Hester Marian Wait Lay, Charles Downing Lay was born in Newburgh, New York ... At age 7, Lay began spending summers with his grandmother in Stratford, Connecticut ... Lay spent much of his childhood in Stratford fishing, sailing, and swimming and developed a great appreciation for nature ...
Psychological Evaluation - Further Reading
... Lay summary (28 July 2010) Goldstein, Gerald Beers, Susan, eds ... Lay summary (23 November 2010) Gregory, Robert J ... Lay summary (7 November 2010) Groth-Marnat, Gary (2009) ...
Surface Finish - Lay
... Lay is a measure of the direction of the predominant machining pattern ... A lay pattern is a repetitive impression created on the surface of a part ... The lay may be specified when it has an effect on the function of the part ...
Lay It Down (Ratt Song)
... "Lay It Down" is a single by American heavy metal band Ratt ... "Lay It Down" was the first single released to promote their second album, Invasion of Your Privacy ...
Lay - Other Uses
... Lay's, a potato-chip brand name and company Lay confession, a religious confession made to a member of the laity Lay time or lay days, time allowed ...

More definitions of "lay out":

  • (verb): Get ready for a particular purpose or event.
    Example: "Lay out the tools for the surgery"
    Synonyms: set up, set
  • (verb): Provide a detailed plan or design.
    Example: "She laid out her plans for the new house"

Famous quotes containing the word lay:

    He said, I’m just out of hospital,
    but I’m still flying.
    I answered, of course,
    angry, prescient, knowing.
    what fire lay behind his wide stare,
    Hilda Doolittle (1886–1961)

    It is said that when manners are licentious, a revolution is always near: the virtue of woman being the main girth and bandage of society; because a man will not lay up an estate for children any longer than whilst he believes them to be his own.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)