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Definitions of 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. 2
n. - A slip; an error; a fault; a failing in duty; a slight deviation from truth or rectitude. 2
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. 2
n. - A fall or apostasy. 2
v. i. - To pass slowly and smoothly downward, backward, or away; to slip downward, backward, or away; to glide; -- mostly restricted to figurative uses. 2
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. 2
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. 2
v. i. - To become ineffectual or void; to fall. 2
v. t. - To let slip; to permit to devolve on another; to allow to pass. 2
v. t. - To surprise in a fault or error; hence, to surprise or catch, as an offender. 2

The word "lapse" uses 5 letters: A E L P S.

Direct anagrams of lapse:
  leaps   pales   peals   pleas   salep   sepal   spale

Words formed by adding one letter before or after lapse (in bold), or to aelps in any order:
a -   salpae   c -   places   d -   lapsed   padles   pedals   pleads   e -   asleep   elapse   please   g -   plages   h -   alephs   i -   espial   lipase   k -   splake   l -   lapels   m -   maples   sample   n -   panels   planes   o -   aslope   p -   appels   apples   r -   lapser   parles   pearls   s -   lapses   passel   saleps   sepals   spales   t -   palest   palets   pastel   petals   plates   pleats   septal   staple   tepals  

Shorter words found within lapse:
ae   al   ale   ales   alp   alps   als   ape   apes   apse   as   asp   el   els   es   la   lap   laps   las   lase   lea   leap   leas   pa   pal   pale   pals   pas   pase   pe   pea   peal   peas   pes   plea   sae   sal   sale   salp   sap   sea   seal   sel   slap   spa   spae  

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