French translation of lapsed
catholique m f non pratiquant(e)
Example Sentences Including 'lapsed'
When he asked if I were a member and I told him I'd lapsed , he grinned and said, `Never mind.CASCADES - THE DAY OF THE DEAD (2001)
Absolute corruption always follows... "She lapsed into silence.Night Sisters
Both men lapsed into silence, willing the remaining minutes of their watch to go faster.A Song at Twilight
Trends of 'lapsed'
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- (in behaviour)
écart m (de conduite)
- (= failure)
- [of concentration, judgement]
erreur fa lapse of memory
un trou de mémoire
lapse of time or time lapse
laps m de temps
⇒ the lapse of time since the incident
le laps de temps écoulé depuis l'incident
⇒ He was not conscious of the time lapse.
Il n'avait pas conscience du laps de temps qui s'était écoulé.a lapse of 50 years
un laps de temps de 5O anstime lapse
laps m de temps
- (= expire)
- [offer, bid, contract]
- (= fall)
to lapse into silence
retomber dans le silenceto lapse into a coma
tomber dans le comato lapse into bad habits
prendre de mauvaises habitudes
- (= pass) [time]
Example Sentences Including 'lapse'
Donna took advantage of the lapse in everyone's concentration to whisper into Holly's ear.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
I lapse into a warm doze, unexpectedly satisfied with getting the day's work done, getting the contract finished.Looking For the Spark
I was assailed by Granny and Mrs Billington who thought that Mr Parnell's lapse from morality had rightly caused his fall from grace.The Road to Paradise Island
Translation of lapsed from the Collins English to French Dictionary
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