1. (US) a place to sleep, a bed.
|Overseas with an Aero Squadron 58: ‘Me dogs are hurtin’, I think I’ll fix de lay,’ which means in English, ‘My feet ache, I think I’ll go to bed.’.|
2. (US drugs) the act of lying down and smoking opium.
|AS XI:2 123/2: lay. 1. A place to lie down and smoke opium. 2. The act of smoking.‘Argot of the Und. Narcotic Addict’ Pt 1 in|
|Criminal Sl. (rev. edn).|
|Narcotics Lingo and Lore.|
3. (US drugs) a session in an opium den.
|AS XI:2 123/2: lay. […] 3. The privilege of indulging one’s self in a den, as ‘How’s chances for a lay?’.‘Argot of the Und. Narcotic Addict’ Pt 1 in|
4. (US drugs) a portion of any type of drug.
|AS XIII:3 186/2: lay. 4. A ration of narcotics, not restricted to opium.‘Argot of the Und. Narcotic Addict’ Pt 2 in|