Synonyms for lap
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the upper side of the thighs of a seated person
"he picked up the little girl and plopped her down in his lap"
an area of control or responsibility
"the job fell right in my lap"
lap, lap coveringnoun
the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs
"his lap was covered with food stains"
a flap that lies over another part
"the lap of the shingles should be at least ten inches"
lap, circle, circuitnoun
movement once around a course
"he drove an extra lap just for insurance"
rotary, lot, roofy, set, dress circle, racing circuit, rophy, tour, roach, electrical circuit, rope, overlap, circle, circumference, electric circuit, lap covering, roundabout, band, lick, circuit, forget me drug, traffic circle, round
touching with the tongue
"the dog's laps were warm and wet"
lie partly over or alongside of something or of one another
pass the tongue over
"the dog licked her hand"
lap, swish, swosh, swooshverb
move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound
"The bubbles swoshed around in the glass"; "The curtain swooshed open"
lap, lap up, lickverb
take up with the tongue
"The cat lapped up the milk"; "the cub licked the milk from its mother's breast"
lave, lap, washverb
wash or flow against
"the waves laved the shore"
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I had the option. I could have done something, but if I did that, I took a risk of wrecking the entire field to win the race, i chose to not wreck everybody, and I don't remember where we ended up, but we were leading until we got to the middle of the backstretch on the last lap.
Then drink, puppy, drink, and let ev'ry puppy drink, That is old enough to lap and to swallow; For he'll grow into a hound, so we'll pass the bottle round, And merrily we'll whoop and we'll holloa.
For things to land in you're lap. You must be sitting down.
I was confident because my last lap is fast.
I flung the books from my lap and started pacing around the house, thinking what would happen, i had that same feeling when Donald Trump was elected President in 2016. What will happen to us ?
Translations for lap
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- doblecCatalan, Valencian
- schlecken, überrunden, SchoßGerman
- regazo, dobladillo, vueltaSpanish
- laper, genoux, côtéFrench
- imlich, glùn, uchdScottish Gaelic
- takar, lefetyel, kör, öl, fedHungarian
- փեշ, գոգArmenian
- klēpis, ope, opa, laktLatvian
- schoot, zoomDutch
- fang, rundeNorwegian
- chłeptać, chlipać, okrążeniePolish
- volta, coloPortuguese
- подо́л, круг, пола́, лакатьRussian
- lem, lonoSlovak
- varva, lapa, varv, knä, överlappaSwedish
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