Bedeutung von “lapse into sth” — Learner’s Dictionary

lapse into sth

phrasal verb with lapse us uk /læps/ verb [ I ]

If you lapse into something, you change to a different, and usually bad, condition:

to lapse into silence
He suffered a heart attack and then lapsed into a coma.

(Definition von “lapse into sth” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)