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lay away

verb

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to put (something of future use or value) in a safe or secret place
  • the weather forecast warned of a severe storm, so we laid away a generous supply of bottled water and canned food just in case

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The first known use of lay away was circa 1928

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“Lay away.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/layaway. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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