lait

verb
\ ˈlāt \
-ed/-ing/-s

Definition of lait

transitive verb

dialectal, England : to search for

intransitive verb

dialectal, England : search

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History and Etymology for lait

Middle English laiten, from Old Norse leita, causative from the root of Old Norse līta to look

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“Lait.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lait. Accessed 7 Aug. 2022.

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