French translation of 'laid up'
Example Sentences Including 'laid up'
We could have laid up there during the day and crossed over after dark tonight.High Stand
Sometimes in the dead of night he woke, and visited the storehouse where his hopes and ambitions were laid up.Coup d'Etat
He wanted to speak to your father, but that was when Ollie was laid up , so he talked to you.The Dutch Blue Error
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separable transitive verb
- (= store)
- [illness] [person]
contraindre à un repos forcéto be laid up
être contraint(e) à un repos forcé
⇒ He was laid up for a year.
Il a été contraint à un repos forcé d'un an.
⇒ He was laid up with a cold.
Il a été contraint à un repos forcé à cause d'un rhume.
Example Sentences Including 'lay up'
Might have to lay up with you for a few days till things cool off.Cormorant
He was wounded in an air-raid when on the run, lay up for a long while, then got knocked about by Gestapo thugs.In Love and War
I'm thinking we'd best lay up in this crack till night's over.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Translation of laid up from the Collins English to French Dictionary