- (American English) to have something put on layawaydejar algo reservado mediante el pago de un depósitolayaway availablese apartan or se reservan artículos mediante el pago de un pequeño depósitoExample sentences
- Back in 1974, people still stood in line to deposit paychecks, paid for groceries with cash, and put big purchases like furniture on layaway plans.
- Too much to pay for on layaway, too much to buy secondhand, if you have to ask you can't afford it, and nobody could, or should be able to.
- If you know that there is an occasion coming up and you may want to purchase a unit, consider placing it on layaway at your local retail store.
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