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make a lap

To make a complete circuit of some perimeter, as of a racetrack. My dream is to make a lap with professional Formula 1 drivers. She still hadn't come out of the station, so I decided to make another lap around the block to pass the time.
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Make a lap!

Sl. to sit down. Hey, make a lap and get out of the way! Pull up a chair and make a lap!
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Make a lap!

exclam. to sit down. Hey, make a lap and get out of the way!
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Given that the women were making laps in as little as nine seconds, that became a constant source of anxiety for anyone watching.
Its balance, handling, braking and sheer drivability are impressive, making laps of the circuit not only fun but incredibly easy.
"It's just that these selfies are making laps of honour go on so long!
Once he discovered the cow didn't seem to mind being ridden, he and that old cow began making laps around the corral on a regular basis.
The convoy of taxis was expected to travel from the Holyhead pub, in Holyhead Road, Coundon, to the city centre, before making laps of the ring road over claims that Coventry City Council is issuing too many taxi licences.