Übersetzung von “lap” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch

lap

noun countablelap /læp/
=knee; the part of your legs you can rest sth on when you sit
genoux masculine plural

Come sit on my lap, sweetheart.
Viens t'asseoir sur mes genoux, mon ange.
one time around a racetrack
tour masculine

the final lap
le dernier tour

a lap of honor
un tour d'honneur

lap

verblap /læp/ ( lapping, lapped )
transitive ( lap up ) (of an animal) to lick liquid with its tongue
laper

a cat lapping its milk
un chat lapant son lait
transitive-intransitive (of water) to gently and repeatedly touch
clapoter

waves lapping the seashore
des vagues clapotant sur la plage

water lapping against the boat
l'eau clapotant contre le bateau
transitive to move a lap ahead of sb in a race
avoir un tour d'avance sur qqn

The race leader is now lapping the other runners.
Le premier de la course a maintenant un tour d'avance sur les autres coureurs.

(Übersetzung von “lap” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)

lap

verb /lӕp/ (past tense, past participle lapped)

to drink by licking with the tongue

laper
The cat lapped milk from a saucer.

(of a liquid) to wash or flow (against)

clapoter (contre)
Water lapped the side of the boat.
lap up

to drink eagerly by lapping

laper
The dog lapped up the water.

lap

noun /lӕp/

the part from waist to knees of a person who is sitting

genoux
The baby was lying in its mother’s lap.

one round of a racecourse or other competition track

tour de piste
The runners have completed five laps, with three still to run.
lap dog

a small pet dog.

petit chien (de salon)
the lap of luxury

very luxurious conditions

luxe inouï
She had become used to living in the lap of luxury.

(Übersetzung von “lap” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)