1. [ verb ] lay out in a line
Synonyms: set_out array range
Related terms: arrange compart array
2. [ verb ] get ready for a particular purpose or event
Synonyms: set_up set

"set up an experiment" "set the table" "lay out the tools for the surgery"

Related terms: prepare set
3. [ verb ] bring forward and present to the mind
Synonyms: present represent

"We presented the arguments to him" "We cannot represent this knowledge to our formal reason"

Related terms: state argue argue spin representation
4. [ verb ] provide a detailed plan or design

"She laid out her plans for the new house"

Related terms: plan block_out loft layout
Similar spelling:   layout