lay on

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Verb[edit]

lay on

  1. (transitive, idiomatic) to provide (food or drinks) for free
    At the conference, they laid on a wonderful buffet.
  2. (transitive, idiomatic) To repeatedly say (particular things)
    He layed on compliments.
    She was fed up him laying on the jokes, which she found insulting.
  3. To do something excessively.