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Definitions and Synonyms of lay on the line | Another word for lay on the line | What is lay on the line?

Samples where lay on the line or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • We risked losing a lot of money in this venture
  • Why risk your life?
  • She laid her job on the line when she told the boss that he was wrong

Synonyms for lay on the line in the sense of this definition

(lay on the line is a kind of ...) make an effort or attempt

"He tried to shake off his fears" "The infant had essayed a few wobbly steps" "The police attempted to stop the thief" "He sought to improve himself" "She always seeks to do good in the world"

(... is a kind of lay on the line ) put at risk

"I will stake my good reputation for this"

(... is a kind of lay on the line ) take a risk; perform a daring act

"Who is going to bell the cat?"

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