Definitions for elapseɪˈlæps

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

    pass by

    "three years elapsed"

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  1. elapse(Verb)

    To pass or move by.

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  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.]

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  1. Elapse

    To pass by; having passed by.

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  1. asleep

  2. please

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