Synonyms for lapsing
- go by
- run out
- become obsolete
Antonyms for lapsing
- get better
- go on
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR LAPSING
A prudent person, lapsing into a dilemma, is specially discomfitted.
"Five dollars," repeated the old lady, lapsing into senseless iteration.
Was it the voice of turbulent centuries and the lapsing tides of men?
"The fraulein is to come often," says Freilgrath, lapsing into his native idiom.
Do you think that I am on the verge of lapsing into complete idiocy?
And she sank her head on to him again, and they lay still, lapsing.
Hans replied to this sally with great vigor, lapsing into Dutch.
"Ay, I dinna ken about that," she replied, lapsing into the speech of her girlhood.
“Yeah,” he said, lapsing unconsciously into the speech of the mountaineers.
"All right," said Lemuel, lapsing absently to his own troubled thoughts.