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lapse
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Harry Potter (#4) and the Goblet of Fire
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lapse
Used in
Harry Potter (#4) and the Goblet of Fire
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  • Sirius lapsed into silence, still staring at the cave wall.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Hermione lapsed into thoughtful silence, while Harry drank his butterbeer, watching the people in the pub.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "What, you need three hours?" said Ron, looking at her incredulously and paying for his lapse in concentration when a large snowball, thrown by George, hit him hard on the side of the head.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a lapse in judgement
as in: allowed the policy to lapse
as in: after the lapse of many hours
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