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Focail chosúla: clap · flap · lamp · leap · slap · bap · cap · gap · lab · lad
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lap

noun
verb
phrases
noun
1 noun ANAT part of bodyucht masc3  c m u to sit on sb's lap suí in ucht duine, suí ar ghlúin duine, suí i ngabhal duine to sit sb on your lap duine a chur ina shuí i d'ucht, duine a chur ina shuí ar do ghlúineshe lifted the child onto her lap thóg sí an leanbh ina hucht, thóg sí an leanbh ina gabháil 2 noun informal area of responsibility the responsibility was dumped in his lap fágadh an fhreagracht faoina chúram, leagadh an fhreagracht air
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 noun SPOR of race etccuaird fem3cuairt fem2  c m uto do a lap of the track cuairt den raon a dhéanamha lap record curiarracht chuairte 4 noun SWIM of poolfad masc1  c m ufad linne 5 noun of journeythe last lap of the journey was very long bhí an chuid dheireanach den turas an-fhada 6 noun sound of waterlapadaíl fem3  c m uslaparnach fem2we heard the lap of the waves on the shore chualamar lapadaíl na dtonnta ar an gcladach
verb
7 verb SPOR competitor etc TRANSITIVEshe lapped me after five minutes chuaigh sí cuairt chun cinn orm tar éis cúig nóiméad, chuaigh sí cuairt chun tosaigh orm i ndiaidh cúig nóiméad 8 verb SPOR achieve time INTRANSITIVEhe lapped in 50 seconds chuir sé cuairt de in 50 soicind, ghlac sé 50 soicind le cuairt a dhéanamh 9 verb splash against TRANSITIVEbheith ag lapadaíl arbheith ag slaparnach arthe water lapped the side of the boat bhí an t-uisce ag slaparnach ar thaobh an bháid 10 verb wash gently INTRANSITIVEbheith ag lapadaílbheith ag slaparnach 11 verb literary spill over INTRANSITIVEdoirt isteachleath isteachthe crowd lapped over into the next field leath an slua isteach sa chéad pháirc eile 12 verb abrade TRANSITIVEscrabh verbscríob verb  c m u 13 verb overlap INTRANSITIVErádalaigh verbforluigh verb 14 verb literary wrap, swaddle TRANSITIVEhe was lapped in his purple robes bhí a chuid róbaí corcra fillte thart air, bhí sé clúdaithe lena chuid róbaí corcra
phrases

to be in the lap of the gods

bheith i lámha Déwhat happens after that is in the lap of the gods is i lámha Dé atá cibé a tharlóidh ina dhiaidh sin

to fall into sb's lap

everything won't just fall into your lap ní ó neamh a thiocfaidh gach rud chugat, ní bhfaighidh tú gach rud ar aghaidh boise

to be in the lap of luxury

she's living in the lap of luxury tá saol na bhfuíoll aici