Synonyms of lay something down in English:

lay something down


See definition of lay something down

phrase

1‘he laid down his glass’

SYNONYMS
put down, set down, place down, deposit, drop, station, leave, rest
informal dump, bung down, plonk down

2‘they were forced to lay down their weapons’

SYNONYMS
relinquish, surrender, give up, yield, cede, turn over
disarm, give in, submit, capitulate, raise the white flag, show the white flag, throw in the sponge, throw in the towel, demilitarize

3‘the ground rules laid down by the Civil Aviation Authority’

SYNONYMS
formulate, stipulate, set down, draw up, frame
prescribe, order, command, ordain, dictate, decree, enjoin, assert
pronounce, announce, proclaim, promulgate
enact, pass, direct, decide, determine, impose, establish, institute, specify, fix, codify

4‘I like to buy young wines and lay them down for a few years’

SYNONYMS
store, put into store, keep for future use, keep, save