lay away

verb

Definition of lay away

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to put aside for future use or delivery

Examples of lay away in a sentence

  1. the weather forecast warned of a severe storm, so we laid away a generous supply of bottled water and canned food just in case

Circa 1928

First Known Use of lay away

circa 1928



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