underlay-v; 2 Senses

Sense Number 1: put something under or beneath

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[agent[animate]] UNDERLAY NP2[destination] (PP[theme]) NP1[agent[animate]] UNDERLAY NP2[theme] PP[destination]

Elise screamed again, a short cry of satisfaction underlaid with rushing flame.
I want to underlay a screen shot of the flash movie under the flash movie.
Underlay the plate with several sheets of paper to bring their surfaces into proper contact.
They underlaid the shingles with roofing paper.
The workers should underlay the boards with joists.

VerbNet: put_spatial-9.2
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: underlay.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3

Sense Number 2: past of 'underlie': be underneath, or a base for

Commentary: Syntax includes: NP1[theme1] UNDERLAY NP2[theme2]

Two premises underlay the argument the Court had endorsed.
The germs of staunch comradeship underlay the temporary emotion.
Those ideas underlay the American Constitution and subsequent American history.
Antislavery sentiment underlay the formation in 1840 of the Democratic Party.
A strong message underlay the Council's comments.

VerbNet: NM
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: NM