WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Principal Translations
lay down vtr (surrender, give up: weapons)rendirse vpron
 The President pleaded with the terrorists to lay down their arms.
 El presidente habló con los terroristas para que se rindieran.
 deponer las armas loc verb
 El presidente exhortó a los terroristas a deponer las armas y entregarse.
lay down vtr (sacrifice: one's life)dar la vida loc verb
 Some mothers would lay down their lives for their children,.
 Muchas madres darían la vida por sus hijos, si fuera necesario.
 entregar la vida loc verb
 Se realizará un acto de homenaje por todos los que entregaron la vida por la causa.
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WordReference English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014:

Compound Forms:
lay down the law v (enforce rules)poner las reglas claras vtr
 My mom laid down the law; if I choose to smoke I can't live at home.
 sentar (las) reglas vtr
lay down your life v expr (sacrifice your life)sacrificar la vida loc verb i
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