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Noun
A kind of machine blanket or wrapping material used by calico printers
Noun
A gurgling sound
Noun
The breaking of waves on a shore
Verb
Present participle for to flow in a stream
“To the west, the indigo-blue waters of Pamlico Sound lap grassy marshes thick with egrets and blue herons.”
Verb
Present participle for to cover or wrap around tightly or closely
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“The dead woman rose for a moment of agony while she was lapped in the flame, and her bitter scream of pain was drowned in the thundercrash.”
Verb
Present participle for to overtake a straggler in a race by completing one more whole lap than the straggler
“Of the others, one runner miscounted his circuits and ran one lap too few, and the other gave up after being lapped by all four Harriers competitors.”
Verb
Present participle for to take (liquid) into the mouth with the tongue
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“Unlike most dogs, she doesn't use her tongue to lap up the liquid.”
Verb
Present participle for to create or form a layer over
Verb
Present participle for touch with tongue
Verb
Present participle for to move like the undulating surface of a body of water
Verb
Present participle for to make wet by splashing
Verb
Slurping up
Verb
Present participle for to create or form a layer over
Verb
Present participle for to move all the way around (someone or something), especially more than once
Verb
Present participle for move or cause to move in a spiral or curved course
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Verb
Present participle for to restrain with chains or manacles
Verb
Present participle for to fold something over
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