Hindi translation of 'lapse'
lapse /læps लैप्स्/
Word forms: lapses, lapsing, lapsed
1. countable noun
A lapse of something such as concentration or judgement is a temporary lack of it, which can cause you to make a mistake.
2. intransitive verb, countable noun
If you lapse into a particular kind of behaviour, or have a lapse into that behaviour, you start behaving that way.
संलग्न हो जाना/संलग्नता nf
He lapsed into long silences.
Her lapse into German wasn't unusual.
3. singular noun
A lapse of time is a period that is long enough for a situation to change.
अनावश्यक रूप से लगाया गया बहुत लंबा समय mn
They renewed diplomatic relations today after a lapse of 24 years.
4. intransitive verb
If a period of time lapses, it passes.
A few days had lapsed since Grace's death.
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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
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Translation of lapse from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary