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lap

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of lap

  1. a portion of a trip we were on the last lap of the journey, eagerly heading for home Synonyms of lap leg, stageWords Related to lap layover, stopover


lap

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of lap

  1. 1 to flow along or against the waves gently lapped the sandy shore Synonyms of 1lap bathe, lap, lave, lip, splashWords Related to 1lap bubble, gurgle, plash, ripple, slosh

  2. 2 to flow in a broken irregular stream the creek lapped along through the ravine before collecting in the pond Synonyms of 1lap bubble, dribble, guggle, lap, plash, ripple, splash, trickle, washWords Related to 1lap eddy, purl, swirl; swash, swish, swoosh, whish; drip, drop; gush, jet, rush, spew, spout, spurt, squirtNear Antonyms of 1lap runAntonyms of 1lap pour, roll, stream

  3. 3 to move with a splashing motion a stiff breeze that was causing the lake waters to lap against the hull with some force Synonyms of 1lap lap, plash, splash, swashWords Related to 1lap babble, bubble, gurgle, ripple


lap

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of lap

  1. 1 to lie over parts of one another the armadillo's plates lap tightly so as to form a protective shield Synonyms of 2lap lap, overlay, overlie, overspreadWords Related to 2lap shingle

  2. 2 to surround or cover closely this recording of the symphony is sure to lap listeners in stereophonic bliss Synonyms of 2lap bosom, bower, circumfuse, cocoon, embosom, embower, embrace, enclose (also inclose), encompass, enshroud, enswathe, envelop, enwrap, invest, involve, lap, mantle, muffle, shroud, swathe, veil, wrapWords Related to 2lap curtain, drape; embed (also imbed), encase; swaddle; blanket, overlay, overspread; camouflage, cloak, disguise, mask; circle, encircle, enlace, enwindNear Antonyms of 2lap bare, denude, expose, strip


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