¿Sabías que...?: Si Pakistán significa "Tierra de Pureza", ¿qué significa -istan en Afganistán o Tayikstán?
lay up / guardar
lay up   lay   1   -transitive verb + adverb
1. (=store)   guardar,   almacenar
(=amass)   acumular
·he'noun laying up trouble for himself
·se está creando or buscando problemas
2. (=put out of service)
[+ship]   meter en el dique seco
[+boat]   amarrar
[+car]   encerrar (en el garaje)
3. (medicine)
·to be laid up (with something)
·estar en cama (con algo)
·she was laid up for weeks
·tuvo que guardar cama durante varias semanas
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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