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Synonyms for lap

overtake

lap something up

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Synonyms for lap

to flow against or along

to flow or move with a low slapping sound

Synonyms for lap

the upper side of the thighs of a seated person

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an area of control or responsibility

the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs

a flap that lies over another part

movement once around a course

touching with the tongue

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lie partly over or alongside of something or of one another

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pass the tongue over

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

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take up with the tongue

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wash or flow against

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References in periodicals archive ?
Luna is very, very cuddly and she thinks she is a lap dog sometimes.
Running after Idris with mic in hand, he revealed he would be back at the Circuit Of Ireland next year as he loved it so much but he was keeping tightlipped about his rumoured Bond role, laughing at me as I followed him like a lap dog.
David Cameron thinks his lap dog has a good chance.
Stunned shoppers watched as the dog, believed to be a Staffordshire bull terrier, launched itself at the owner of a market stall on the corner of Vicarage Road and High Street, after apparently seeing a small lap dog she was holding.
Anyone who says that the Welsh Assembly as it currently stands with its lack of real powers and its Labour - lap dog - majority has any significance as a Welsh Government which could debate the pros and cons of such a large undertaking on our behalf must surely be lacking in one vital organ located between the ears.
Mr Lloyd said: "It's a small dog - like a lap dog - with long gold hair, and it's really sweet looking.
The candidates are not running as Democrats or Republicans, they are running for nonpartisan offices, and for the Democratic Party to be a lap dog for the unions is appalling to me.
A California man convicted of hurling a lap dog to its death in a case of road rage was sentenced to a maximum of three years in prison yesterday after the judge rejected his last-minute apology for a crime which sparked an international outcry.
So long as he gets his food, he's just one big lap dog, really.
As George Bush's lap dog, Tony Blair has taken this country into the most critical situation imaginable.
I can just picture the sentence-mangling George Bush with Tony Blair as his lap dog.
Richard Alarcon made a convincing lap dog when he dutifully sat up, barked and announced he's not running for Valley mayor.
Bosley, an abandoned dog from Atlanta Pet Rescue, will go from matted mess to a lovable lap dog as part of TBS Superstation's newest hosted movie showcase, MOVIE & A MAKEOVER.
Some would claim that his revelation shows how much of a lap dog Blair was to the Bush administration.
Although it's a bulldog, it still says yes to every question, which makes it a lap dog, much the same as Blair's relationship with Bush.