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Definition of lay aside phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

lay aside

 phrasal verb
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Phrasal Verbs

    lay somethingaside

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  1. 1to put something on one side and not use it or think about it synonym set somethingaside He laid aside his book and stood up. (figurative) Doctors have to lay their personal feelings aside.
  2. 2(also lay something by) to keep something to use, or deal with later synonym put somethingaside They had laid money aside for their old age.
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