Translation of lap in French:


Pronunciation: /læp/


  • 1 (of person) genoux (mpl) in one's lap sur les genoux
  • 2 [Sport] (of track) tour (m) de piste; (of racecourse) tour (m) de circuit


in the lap of luxury

dans le plus grand luxe

Phrasal verbs

lap up

laper [milk, water] 1.1 boire [qch] comme du petit lait [compliment, flattery]

Definition of lap in:

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