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    lap - Dictionary definition and meaning for word lap

    Definition
    (noun) the upper side of the thighs of a seated person
    Example Sentence
    • he picked up the little girl and plopped her down in his lap
    Definition
    (noun) an area of control or responsibility
    Example Sentence
    • the job fell right in my lap
    Definition
    (noun) the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs
    Synonyms : lap covering
    Example Sentence
    • his lap was covered with food stains
    Definition
    (noun) a flap that lies over another part
    Synonyms : overlap
    Example Sentence
    • the lap of the shingles should be at least ten inches
    Definition
    (noun) movement once around a course
    Synonyms : circle , circuit
    Example Sentence
    • he drove an extra lap just for insurance
    Definition
    (noun) touching with the tongue
    Synonyms : lick
    Example Sentence
    • the dog's laps were warm and wet
    Definition
    (verb) lie partly over or alongside of something or of one another Definition
    (verb) pass the tongue over
    Synonyms : lick
    Example Sentence
    • the dog licked her hand
    Definition
    (verb) move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound
    Synonyms : swish , swoosh , swosh
    Example Sentence
    • The bubbles swoshed around in the glass
    • The curtain swooshed open
    Definition
    (verb) take up with the tongue
    Synonyms : lap up , lick
    Example Sentence
    • The cat lapped up the milk
    • the cub licked the milk from its mother's breast
    Definition
    (verb) wash or flow against
    Synonyms : lave , wash
    Example Sentence
    • the waves laved the shore
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for lap

suppose in a race, u ran 50 laps...after dat how wil u eat/drink?? just imagine...!!!

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ek kutta 50 laps bhagne ke baad paani lap karke pegaya! ha ha ha :p

~Aaam pine ke baad aap ki jeev lap lapie, so Lap means to lick with the tongue

he lapped up a laptop.

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