HyperDic: lay_over

English > 2 senses of the expression lay over:
VERBstativelay over, stop overinterrupt a journey temporarily, e.g., overnight
contactlay over, superimpose, superposeplace on top of
English > lay over: 2 senses > verb 1, stative
Meaninginterrupt a journey temporarily, e.g., overnight.
PatternSomething ----s; Somebody ----s
Synonymstop over
Broaderstop, stop overinterrupt a trip
Nounslayovera brief stay in the course of a journey
English > lay over: 2 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningplace on top of.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymssuperimpose, superpose
Narrowerdevelopsuperimpose a three-dimensional surface on a plane without stretching, in geometry
Broaderput, set, place, pose, position, layPut into a certain place or abstract location
See alsolayput in a horizontal position
Spanishsobreponer, superponer

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