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lay around

 and lay about
to lie around. (Common errors for lie about, lie around.) Don't just lay around all day! I need to lay around for a few days.
See also: around, lay
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Orange Marine, which is based in France but works globally, has been contracted to lay around 400 kilometres of subsea cables.
And because the trash doesn't lay around rotting, there is no stench--just the sweet smell of success
A-snooze on the floor, sprawled out on the couch, each of us lay around like a slouch
She leads him to her room, and they make out casually--then lay around in silence.
And you can't just lay around watching TV and eating, either.