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Another word for lap

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Verb
  1. To flow against or along

      1. To cover with a thin or watery coating of paint, esp. of water color
      2. To wash clothes
      3. To cleanse, using water or other liquid, usually with soap, detergent, or bleach, by immersing, dipping, rubbing, or scrubbing:
      1. (Sports) To hit a golf ball so that it touches the edge of (the hole) without dropping in.
      2. To touch with the lips
      3. To lap or splash against.
      1. To lap or wash against:
      2. To refresh or soothe as if by washing:
      3. To wash or bathe
      1. To wet or moisten
      2. To go into or be in a body of water so as to swim, cool oneself, etc.
      3. To wash in a liquid.
    See also:

    dry

  2. To flow or move with a low slapping sound

      1. To undergo washing without fading or other damage:
      2. To cleanse, using water or other liquid, usually with soap, detergent, or bleach, by immersing, dipping, rubbing, or scrubbing:
      3. To wash clothes
      1. To swagger.
      2. To splash (a liquid), as in a container
      3. To dash, strike, wash, etc. with a splashing sound; splash
      1. To apply patches or spots of a contrasting, usually bright, color to:
      2. To scatter fluid onto (a surface) in flying masses; wet, stain, or soil with flying fluid.
      3. To cause (something) to scatter fluid in flying masses:
      1. To make a sound similar to this:
      2. To express or pronounce with a broken, irregular, bubbling sound.
      3. To flow with a bubbling or rippling sound, as water from a narrow-necked bottle does
      1. To babble as a child does
      2. To speak quickly and excitedly; gush.
      3. To bubble; to gurgle.
      1. To become active or intense enough to come into prominence:
      2. To form or give off bubbles:
      3. To rise to the surface:
    See also:

    sounds

    move

Another word for lap

Noun
  1. The body from the waist to the knees when sitting

  2. The portion that overlaps

      1. (Anatomy) A crease or ridge apparently formed by folding, as of a membrane; a plica.
      2. A part that has been folded over or against another:
      3. A line or mark made by folding; a crease:
      1. An overlapping
      2. The amount or extent of overlapping
      3. A part or portion that overlaps or is overlapped.
      1. An extra telephone connected to the same line as the main telephone
      2. (Computers) A set of characters that follow a filename and are separated from it by a period, used to identify the kind of file:
      3. The act of extending or the condition of being extended:
    See also:

    overhang

    flap

  3. Part of a race

      1. (Computers) A sequence of instructions that repeats either a specified number of times or until a particular condition is met.
      2. The more or less circular figure formed by a line, thread, wire, etc. that curves back to cross itself
      3. A system consisting of a series of operations or activities in which each depends on the outcome of the previous one; esp., such a system in which the result of a later operation affects an earlier operation, providing continuous feedback
      1. One drink for each person in a gathering or group:
      2. A round dance.
      3. A complete course, succession, or series:
      1. The area covered by such a course, especially by the judge or judges of a court.
      2. A closed, usually circular line that goes around an object or area.
      3. The act of following such a path or route.
    See also:

    race

    distance