lay up

[lay up] {v.} 1. To collect a supply of; save for future, use;store.

Bees lay up honey for the winter.

2. To keep in the houseor in bed because of sickness or injury; disable.

Jack was laid upwith a twisted knee and couldn't play in the final game.

3. To takeout of active service; put in a boat dock or a garage.

Bill had tolay up his boat when school started.

If you lay up a car for thewinter, you should take out the battery.