New English-Irish Dictionary
Similar words: play up · lap up · lay-up · pay up · clam up · lay out · stay up · bag up · buy up · cry up
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lay up

1 (v + adv) literary store away TRANSITIVEcuir i dtaiscecuir i leataobhhe's laying up trouble for himself tá slat á baint aige chun é féin a bhualadh, bainfidh sé sin leagan as amach anseo 2 (v + adv) NAUT take out of service TRANSITIVEcuir ar ghalláinbain as an uisce 3 (v + adv) MED confine to bed TRANSITIVEbheith ag coinneáil na leapabheith sínteshe's laid up with the flu tá sí sínte leis an bhfliú 4 (v + adv) GOLF play deliberately short shot INTRANSITIVEamas i gcóngar a bhualadhneasurchar a imirt → see lay

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