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Definition of Lapse

Lapse v. i. means: To fall or pass from one proprietor to another, or from the original destination, by the omission, negligence, or failure of some one, as a patron, a legatee, etc.

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Lapse v. i. means: To fall or pass from one proprietor to another, or from the original destination, by the omission, negligence, or failure of some one, as a patron, a legatee, etc.

Meaning of Lapse

Lapse (v. i.) means: To fall or pass from one proprietor to another, or from the original destination, by the omission, negligence, or failure of some one, as a patron, a legatee, etc.

More meanings / definitions of Lapse or words, sentences containing Lapse?

Lapsed (imp. & p. p.): of Lapse

Lapsing (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Lapse

Lapsible (a.): Liable to lapse.

Decurrence (n.): The act of running down; a lapse.

Lapse (n.): A fall or apostasy.

Lability (n.): Liability to lapse, err, or apostatize.

Delapse (v. i.): To pass down by inheritance; to lapse.

Lapse (v. i.): To become ineffectual or void; to fall.

Progression (n.): Course; passage; lapse or process of time.

Interlapse (n.): The lapse or interval of time between two events.

Lapse (v. t.): To let slip; to permit to devolve on another; to allow to pass.

Senescent (a.): Growing old; decaying with the lapse of time.

Instauration (n.): Restoration after decay, lapse, or dilapidation; renewal; repair; renovation; renaissance.

Lapse (n.): A slip; an error; a fault; a failing in duty; a slight deviation from truth or rectitude.

Lapse (v. i.): To fall or pass from one proprietor to another, or from the original destination, by the omission, negligence, or failure of some one, as a patron, a legatee, etc.

Lapse (n.): A gliding, slipping, or gradual falling; an unobserved or imperceptible progress or passing away,; -- restricted usually to immaterial things, or to figurative uses.

Lapse (v. i.): To slide or slip in moral conduct; to fail in duty; to fall from virtue; to deviate from rectitude; to commit a fault by inadvertence or mistake.

Lapse (n.): The termination of a right or privilege through neglect to exercise it within the limited time, or through failure of some contingency; hence, the devolution of a right or privilege.

Lapse (v. t.): To surprise in a fault or error; hence, to surprise or catch, as an offender.

Fall (n.): Lapse or declension from innocence or goodness. Specifically: The first apostasy; the act of our first parents in eating the forbidden fruit; also, the apostasy of the rebellious angels.

Failing (n.): A failing short; a becoming deficient; failure; deficiency; imperfection; weakness; lapse; fault; infirmity; as, a mental failing.

Exception (n.): An objection, oral or written, taken, in the course of an action, as to bail or security; or as to the decision of a judge, in the course of a trail, or in his charge to a jury; or as to lapse of time, or scandal, impertinence, or insufficiency in a pleading; also, as in conveyancing, a clause by which the grantor excepts something before granted.

Lapse (v. i.): To pass slowly and smoothly downward, backward, or away; to slip downward, backward, or away; to glide; -- mostly restricted to figurative uses.

Supralapsarian (n.): One of that class of Calvinists who believed that God's decree of election determined that man should fall, in order that the opportunity might be furnished of securing the redemption of a part of the race, the decree of salvation being conceived of as formed before or beyond, and not after or following, the lapse, or fall. Cf. Infralapsarian.

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Words, slangs, sentences and phrases similar to Lapse

Meaning of NOD OUT

NOD OUT means: Nod out is slang for to lapse into a stupor, especially on heroin.

Meaning of Lapsed

Lapsed means: of Lapse

Meaning of Lapsing

Lapsing means: of Lapse

Meaning of Lapsible

Lapsible means: Liable to lapse.

Meaning of Decurrence

Decurrence means: The act of running down; a lapse.

Meaning of Lapse

Lapse means: A fall or apostasy.

Meaning of Lability

Lability means: Liability to lapse, err, or apostatize.

Meaning of Delapse

Delapse means: To pass down by inheritance; to lapse.

Meaning of Lapse

Lapse means: To become ineffectual or void; to fall.

Meaning of Progression

Progression means: Course; passage; lapse or process of time.

Meaning of Interlapse

Interlapse means: The lapse or interval of time between two events.

Meaning of Lapse

Lapse means: To let slip; to permit to devolve on another; to allow to pass.

Meaning of Senescent

Senescent means: Growing old; decaying with the lapse of time.

Meaning of Instauration

Instauration means: Restoration after decay, lapse, or dilapidation; renewal; repair; renovation; renaissance.

Meaning of Lapse

Lapse means: A slip; an error; a fault; a failing in duty; a slight deviation from truth or rectitude.

Meaning of Lapse

Lapse means: To fall or pass from one proprietor to another, or from the original destination, by the omission, negligence, or failure of some one, as a patron, a legatee, etc.

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