What are some alternative words for lap?

Synonyms for laplæp

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term lap.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lap(noun)

    the upper side of the thighs of a seated person

    Synonyms:
    circuit, overlap, lick, lap covering, circle

  2. lap(noun)

    an area of control or responsibility

    Synonyms:
    circuit, overlap, lick, lap covering, circle

  3. lap, lap covering(noun)

    the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs

    Synonyms:
    circuit, overlap, lick, lap covering, circle, lap

  4. lap, overlap(noun)

    a flap that lies over another part

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

  5. lap, circle, circuit(noun)

    movement once around a course

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    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

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

  8. lick, lap(verb)

    pass the tongue over

    Synonyms:
    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

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

  10. lap, lap up, lick(verb)

    take up with the tongue

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    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.)

    Synonyms:
    fold, turn over, lay over

  2. lap(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    wrap, cover, twist round

  3. lap(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    lick, lick up, take up with the tongue

  4. lap(v. n.)

    Synonyms:
    be folded over, be laid over

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

laps, abdominal, knee, wpi, tower, erotic


Translations for lap

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for lap »

Translation

Find a translation for the lap synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of lap

     Images & Illustrations of lap Images & Illustrations of lap Images & Illustrations of lap

Discuss these lap synonyms with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"lap." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 21 Nov. 2017. <http://www.synonyms.net/synonym/lap>.

Are we missing a good synonym for lap?

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for lap:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.