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lap

noun

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a portion of a trip
  • We were on the last lap of the journey, eagerly heading for home.
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lap

verb

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1 to flow along or against
  • The waves gently lapped the sandy shore.
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2 to flow in a broken irregular stream
  • The creek lapped along through the ravine before collecting in the pond.
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3 to move with a splashing motion
  • a stiff breeze that was causing the lake waters to lap against the hull with some force
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lap

verb

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1 to lie over parts of one another
  • The armadillo's plates lap tightly so as to form a protective shield.
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2 to surround or cover closely
  • This recording of the symphony is sure to lap listeners in stereophonic bliss.
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