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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.
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References in classic literature ?
All the while, Clennam was pursuing the probabilities--rather as if they were being shown to him by an invisible hand than as if he himself were conjuring them up--of Mr Flintwinch's ways and means of doing that darker deed, and removing its traces by any of the black avenues of shadow that lay around them.
Under the PM's Global Sustainable Development Goals Programme, the SSGCL is working to lay around 490 kilometers gas pipelines to provide natural gas facility to 119 villages in Sindh and 18 villages in Balochistan by laying 77 kilometer network lines,' official sources told reporter.
Under the PM's Global Sustainable Development Goals Programme, SSGCL is working to lay around 490 kilometers gas pipelines to gasify 119 villages in Sindh and 18 villages in Balochistan by laying 77 kilometer network lines,' official sources told reporter.
Contract Awarded to lay around 400 kilometres of subsea cables
Now, I know the lads out in Afghanistan are facing death every day and I am certainly not making light of the situation or conditions the fellows must be facing, but soldiers in First World War trenches were literally overrun with rats feeding on the bodies which lay around in their thousands.
They can walk over a wooden bridge to an Island where cow bones lay around or explore small native huts that will glow from within.