Synonyms of lay something aside in English:

lay something aside

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1‘payments for farmers who lay aside areas for conservation’

put aside, put to one side, keep, save, store, hold in abeyance

2‘producers must lay aside the conservatism that hindered development in the past’

abandon, cast aside, reject, renounce, repudiate, dismiss, disregard, ignore, forget, discard
archaic forsake

take up

3‘Protestants opposed it strongly enough to lead the government to lay the idea aside’

defer, shelve, hold over, suspend, put on ice, mothball, set aside, put off, put aside, put out of one's mind, wave aside, put back, adjourn
informal put on the back burner, put in cold storage
rare remit

pursue, promote, progress