Definitions for lay bare

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  1. lay bare(Verb)

    To make bare; strip.

  2. lay bare(Verb)

    To expose to view, reveal, uncover.

  3. Origin: lay + bare

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

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.

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