lay low

verb

Definition of lay low

transitive verb

1 : to bring or strike to earth : fell hurricane winds are likely to lay low the balloon
2 : to knock out of a fight or out of action flu had laid him low
3 : kill laid low six or seven jackdaws— Ian Niall

intransitive verb

: to lie low

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“Lay low.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lay%20low. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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