What does elapse mean?

Definitions for elapseɪˈlæps

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word elapse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. elapse, lapse, pass, slip by, glide by, slip away, go by, slide by, go along(verb)

    pass by

    "three years elapsed"


  1. elapse(Verb)

    To pass or move by.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Elapse(verb)

    to slip or glide away; to pass away silently, as time; -- used chiefly in reference to time

  2. Origin: [L. elapsus, p. p. of elabi to glide away; e out + labi to fall, slide. See Lapse.]


  1. Elapse

    To pass by; having passed by.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Elapse

    e-laps′, v.i. to slip or glide away: to pass silently, as time.—n. Elap′sion. [L. elapsus, elabie, out, away, labi, lapsus, to slide.]

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  1. asleep

  2. please


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of elapse in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of elapse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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