Noun Definition


1.Definition: a flap that lies over another part

"The lap of the shingles should be at least ten inches"

Related Noun(s):overlap

Category: Objects

2.Definition: an area of control or responsibility

"The job fell right in my lap"

Category: General

3.Definition: movement once around a course

"He drove an extra lap just for insurance"

Related Noun(s):circle, circuit

Category: General

4.Definition: the part of a piece of clothing that covers the thighs

"His lap was covered with food stains"

Category: Objects

5.Definition: the upper side of the thighs of a seated person

"He picked up the little girl and plopped her down in his lap"

Category: General

6.Definition: touching with the tongue

"The dog's laps were warm and wet"

Related Noun(s):lick

Category: General