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lap 1

British English: /lap/
American English: /læp/

noun

  • (area of body) to have something in one's lap
    tenere qualcosa in grembo
    to be in o on somebody's lap
    stare in grembo a qualcuno
    to spill something in somebody's lap
    rovesciare qualcosa sui pantaloni o sulla gonna di qualcuno
    I spilled coffee in his lap
    gli rovesciai il caffè sui pantaloni

Idioms

in the lap of the gods

nelle mani degli dei o in balia della sorte

in the lap of luxury

to drop o dump a problem in somebody's lap

scaricare un problema sulle spalle di qualcuno

to fall into somebody's lap

cadere nelle mani di qualcuno

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lap 2
British English: /lap/
American English: /læp/

noun

  • 1 (Sport) (of track) to run a lap a ten-lap race
    una gara di dieci giri
    on the first lap
    al primo giro
    a lap of honour
    un giro d'onore
    to be on the last lap
    essere all'ultimo giro
    [figurative]
    essere nella fase finale o vicino al traguardo

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

intransitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

  • (overlap)to lap over
    sovrapporsi

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lap 3
British English: /lap/
American English: /læp/

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

intransitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

Phrasal verbs

lap up:

lap [something] up, lap up [something] 1.1
lappare, leccare (milk, water)
1.2 [figurative]
bearsi di (compliment, flattery)
bere (lies, news)

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