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synonyms for lapping

  • eddy
  • flow
  • gush
  • heave
  • murmur
  • roll
  • rush
  • spurt
  • surge
  • surging
  • sweep
  • swell
  • swirl
  • swishing
  • undulation
  • ebb and flow
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How to use lapping in a sentence

Pick a distance — the Thankful Turkey half-marathon, 10K or 5K — and then a route, such as the two laps and change around Central Park for the half-marathon.
NYC FOR THE HOLIDAYS: THE CITY’S CLASSIC TRADITIONS HAVE BEEN TWEAKED FOR THE TIMESANDREA SACHSNOVEMBER 19, 2020WASHINGTON POST
The complaint alleged that a student was restrained with a lap belt on several days during lunch, art and morning circle time, upsetting the student and causing him or her to kick and hit.
NATIONAL BAN ON SCHOOL USE OF SECLUSION AND RESTRAINT OF STUDENTS INTRODUCED IN CONGRESSBY JODI S. COHEN, PROPUBLICA AND JENNIFER SMITH RICHARDS, CHICAGO TRIBUNENOVEMBER 19, 2020PROPUBLICA
One distinctively non-cubic rock formation lies on the coast of Northern Ireland, where waves lap against tens of thousands of basalt columns.
SCIENTISTS UNCOVER THE UNIVERSAL GEOMETRY OF GEOLOGYJOSHUA SOKOLNOVEMBER 19, 2020QUANTA MAGAZINE
I keep a big, hardcover book next to my couch for when I want to edit photos in Lightroom with the computer on my lap.
APPLE’S M1 CHIP MAKES THE NEW MACBOOK AIR SHOCKINGLY GOODSTAN HORACZEKNOVEMBER 18, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
Elin had mentioned that fidget lap quilts with buttons, pockets and zippers can help keep people with dementia busy and give them something to do with their hands when they become agitated.
WHY THIS VIRGINIA MAN SPENT DAYS MAKING AN ALZHEIMER’S ‘BUSY BOX’ FOR A STRANGERCATHY FREENOVEMBER 12, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Christy Turlington, one of the more super of the world’s supermodels, had it all trundle into her very tall lap by accident.
CHRISTY TURLINGTON, THE MODEL ACTIVISTEUGENE ROBINSONNOVEMBER 11, 2020OZY
Now, even if the perfect job landed in Owens’s lap, “I couldn’t take it,” she said.
WORKING MOMS ARE NOT OKAYAMY JOYCE, ELLEN MCCARTHYOCTOBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Sometimes, they will share a few laps and push each other on to do one more.
THE MAX VERT CHALLENGE IS THE CRAZIEST VIRTUAL RACE YETMARTIN FRITZ HUBEROCTOBER 29, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The “driver” version, for example, includes detailed maps of 250 famous car racetracks and offers sophisticated lap timing readouts.
THE BEST SMARTWATCHES OF 2020AARON PRESSMANOCTOBER 28, 2020FORTUNE
He shoots the rugged Icelandic coast and swells lapping up the beaches as though they’re both supporting characters, and they are.
THIS FILM WILL MAKE YOU RETHINK EVERY PARENTAL DECISIONRYAN VAN BIBBEROCTOBER 26, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
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WORDS RELATED TO LAPPING

  • ebb and flow
  • eddy
  • flow
  • gush
  • heave
  • lapping
  • murmur
  • roll
  • rush
  • spurt
  • surge
  • surging
  • sweep
  • swell
  • swirl
  • swishing
  • undulation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.