Phrasal verbs - Meaning of lap up

Phrasal verbs

What does lap up mean?

Here is the meaning of lap up with examples:

"lap up"


1. To consume by lapping (taking in a liquid or food by lifting it with the tongue).
2. To overtly enjoy.


Check the phrasal verb lap up in a sentence:

1. The cat is lapping up the milk.
2. Her ideas were fantastic and the audience was lapping up every word she was saying.

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