Lay-about sentence example
- The ancient Forum Sempronii lay about 2 m.
- The famous seat of the Platonic philosophy was a gymnasium enlarged as a public park by Cimon; it lay about a mile to the north-west of the Dipylon Gate, with which it was connected by a street bordered with tombs.
- A small Turkish village occupied the plain at the foot of the acropolis, and a little Greek monastery lay about a mile westward by the church of St Nicholas.
- Methinks I was nearly in this frame of mind; the world lay about at this angle.