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lapped

verb , past tense of lap

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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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ran (also chiefly dialectal run)

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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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lapped

verb , past tense of lap

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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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