Number of syllables in the word 'lay'

Find out how many syllables are there in the word lay.

  1. No of syllables in lay : 1
  2. Divide syllables in lay : lay

More about the word - lay

  1. noun
  2. Definition : Arrangement or relationship; layout.
  3. Definition : A share of the profits in a business.
  4. Definition : A lyrical, narrative poem written in octosyllabic couplets that often deals with tales of adventure and romance.
  5. Definition : The direction a rope is twisted.
  1. verb
  2. Synonyms : ascribe, attribute, becalm, settle down, lie by, lie with
  3. Definition : To place down in a position of rest, or in a horizontal position.
  4. Definition : To cause to subside or abate.
  5. Definition : To prepare (a plan, project etc.); to set out, establish (a law, principle).
  6. Definition : To install certain building materials, laying one thing on top of another.


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