There are 2 translations of lap in Spanish:

lap1

Pronunciation: /læp/

n

  • 1 (of body) falda (f), regazo (m) [literario/literary] he sat on his father's lap se sentó en la falda or en las rodillas de su padre he dropped the problem in my lap me pasó el problema, me endilgó el problema [familiar/colloquial] in the lap of luxury en un lujo asiático we spent a week in the lap of luxury pasamos una semana a cuerpo de rey or en un lujo asiático to be in the lap of the gods their fate is in the lap of the gods su destino queda librado al azar we've done all we could, now it's in the lap of the gods hemos hecho todo lo que podíamos, ahora Dios dirá or que sea lo que Dios quiera to fall o drop into sb's lap caerle* como llovido del cielo a algn it won't fall into your lap no te va a caer como llovido del cielo

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There are 2 translations of lap in Spanish:

lap2

(-pp-)

vt

  • 1 [Sport] [opponent] sacarle* una vuelta de ventaja a
  • 2 [water/milk] beber a lengüetazos

vi

  • 1 [Sport] dar* la vuelta
  • 2 (splash) chapalear to lap against sth lamer or besar algo [literario/literary]

Phrasal verbs

lap up

v + o + adv, v + adv + o
1.1 (drink) [milk/water] beber a lengüetazos 1.2 (relish) deleitarse or regodearse con he told the most obscene jokes and the audience lapped it all up contó los chistes más obscenos y el público se deleitó or se regodeó con ellos

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