Synonyms of 'lay someone low'
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weakenDictionary, reduce, tire
a medical condition that laid him low for 6 months
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If you are debilitated by something such as an illness, it causes your body or mind to become gradually weaker.
Fear threatened to debilitate me.
to deprive of strength or vitality; weaken physically or mentally; debilitate
If you reduce something, you make it smaller in size or amount, or less in degree.
Consumption is being reduced by 25 per cent.
Thesaurus for lay someone low from the Collins English Thesaurus
If a disease or illness lays you low , it makes you weak or ill .