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Synonyms for laplæp

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lap(noun)

    the upper side of the thighs of a seated person

    circuit, overlap, lick, lap covering, circle

  2. lap(noun)

    an area of control or responsibility

    circuit, overlap, lick, lap covering, circle

  3. lap, lap covering(noun)

    the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs

    circuit, overlap, lick, lap covering, circle, lap

  4. lap, overlap(noun)

    a flap that lies over another part

    overlap, lap, lap covering, lick, intersection, circuit, circle, convergence

  5. lap, circle, circuit(noun)

    movement once around a course

    lap, rotary, lot, roofy, set, dress circle, racing circuit, rophy, tour, roach, electrical circuit, rope, overlap, circle, circumference, electric circuit, lap covering, roundabout, band, lick, circuit, forget me drug, traffic circle, round

  6. lick, lap(verb)

    touching with the tongue

    poke, circuit, slug, overlap, lap, biff, lap covering, lick, salt lick, circle, punch, clout

  7. lap(verb)

    lie partly over or alongside of something or of one another

    swosh, wash, lave, swoosh, lick, lap up, swish

  8. lick, lap(verb)

    pass the tongue over

    work out, clobber, wash, lave, thrash, solve, bat, puzzle out, swoosh, lap up, work, swish, lap, drub, cream, swosh, lick, figure out

  9. lap, swish, swosh, swoosh(verb)

    move with or cause to move with a whistling or hissing sound

    swosh, lap, wash, lap up, swoosh, lick, swish, lave

  10. lap, lap up, lick(verb)

    take up with the tongue

    bat, clobber, cream, lave, thrash, solve, puzzle out, swoosh, lap up, lick, work out, swish, lap, drub, wash, swosh, figure out, work

  11. lave, lap, wash(verb)

    wash or flow against

    rinse, wash out, swosh, lap, wash, wash away, wash up, lap up, swoosh, lick, swish, lave, wash off, launder, moisten, dampen

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. lap(v. a.)

    fold, turn over, lay over

  2. lap(v. a.)

    wrap, cover, twist round

  3. lap(v. a.)

    lick, lick up, take up with the tongue

  4. lap(v. n.)

    be folded over, be laid over

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

laps, abdominal, knee, wpi, tower, erotic

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