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lay·ing on

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  1. laying onnoun

    the act of contacting something with your hand

    "peonies can be blighted by the laying on of a finger"

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  1. Jim Boeheim:

    If it had been handled properly, if they would have looked at the video — they’ve looked at the video every single time this year — the kid was laying on the floor. Wyatt was laying on the floor. And they’re going to punish those guys( the officials) ? No, they’re not punishing those guys. They’re punishing this guy right here because they did n’t do their job.

  2. Kim Stemple:

    I am going to die; we are all going to die—I just have a little different perspective on it. so, I’m doing what makes me happy instead of laying on the couch looking at the loose hair on the pillow.

  3. Terry Kerby:

    We guessed right, and the very first thing that came out of the dark was that giant hangar door. And then the conning tower was totally intact, laying on its side with three periscopes sticking out without a dent in them.

  4. Lincoln Barnwell:

    The Gloucester was our fourth dive season looking for The Gloucester, we were starting to believe that we were not going to find her, we'd dived so much and just found sand. On my descent to the seabed the first thing I spotted were large cannons laying on white sand, it was awe-inspiring and really beautiful. We were the only people in the world at that moment in time who knew where the wreck lay.

  5. Teto Wilson:

    I saw a still body laying on the ground restrained. Like I said, maybe about a minute after that, that's when the shot went off, there was no reason to shoot him.


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