Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “lap”

lap

verb /lӕp/ (past tense, past participle lapped)
to drink by licking with the tongue
lamer
The cat lapped milk from a saucer.
(of a liquid) to wash or flow (against)
chapalear
Water lapped the side of the boat.
lap up phrasal verb to drink eagerly by lapping
beber a lengüetadas
The dog lapped up the water.
(Definition of lap from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

More translations of “lap” in Spanish

Definitions of “lap” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

workmanship

the skill with which something was made or done

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More