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Example Sentences for "lay"

The old woman kissed her husband affectionately and stroked his hair as he lay dying in the hospital bed.

Thousands of people lay dead in the aftermath of the tsunami.

The soldier lay in his hospital bed, crying in agony from his many wounds.

The taxi driver couldn't see what lay beyond the bend in the road.

The children lay in bed terrified, listening to the sounds of gunshots and bombs exploding in the distance.

The cool breeze from the water felt good as we lay on the beach.

In 1891, a submarine was used to lay telephone cable along the seabed between England and France to prepare for the first telephone links across the English Channel.

Sea turtles crawl onto beaches, and dig holes to lay their eggs.

The orange peel lay in one long curl on the table.

The cat lay curled up in a ball on the rug in front of the fireplace.

The cat lay on the carpet in front of the fireplace, curled up into a furry little ball.

The dead leaf lay on the forest floor, its edges curled up.

Sigmund Freud believed that the roots of human behavior lay in the mind's irrational, unconscious dimensions.

I lay on my air mattress on the lake, and just drifted around enjoying the sunshine.

The company is planning to downsize its operations, and lay off 25% of its employees.

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