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What does laid mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. laid, set(adj)

    set down according to a plan:"a carefully laid table with places set for four people"

    "stones laid in a pattern"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Laid

    of Lay

  2. Laid

    of Lay

Freebase

  1. Laid

    Laid is the fifth studio album by British alternative rock band James. It was released on 5 October 1993. It was the first of several collaborations between the group and Brian Eno, who produced all but one of the album's tracks – in Stuart Maconie's authorised biography of the group, Folklore, they admitted that Eno didn't like the song "One of the Three" so they recorded it when he took a day off. The sessions also resulted in the experimental Wah Wah album.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Laid

    lād, adj. put down, prostrate: pressed down.—Laid paper, such as shows in its fabric the marks of the close parallel wires on which the paper-pulp was laid in the process of its manufacture:—opp. to Wove-paper, that laid on woven flannels or on felts. [Pa.t. and pa.p. of Lay.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'laid' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1770

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'laid' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2254

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of laid in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of laid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Steve Baker:

    Bailey ... laid up next to the house and died.

  2. Police Michael O'Brien:

    This woman had been laid to rest, she is someone's loved one.

  3. Sylvia Johnson:

    But she watched her son fall and laid there. She laid there in his blood.

  4. Fulton J. Sheen:

    Baloney is the lie laid on so thick you hate it. Blarney is flattery laid on so thin you love it.

  5. Fulton John Sheen:

    Baloney is the unvarnished lie laid on so thick you hate it. Blarney is flattery laid on so thin you love it.

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Translations for laid

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  • vergéFrench
  • линованная, разлинованнаяRussian

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