Third-person singular simple present indicative form of lapse.
Lapses Sentence Examples
Published in October, it lapses into total obscurity.
A variation from this was provided as soon as the priority bonds should become extinct; but these bonds having since been repaid (as mentioned below) by a further issue of unified bonds, this variation lapses.
The Anglican priesthood being gone, the episcopate also lapses.
Editors of journals remove the slips of the pens of their contributors; editors of books, nowadays usually in footnotes, the similar lapses of their authors.
No actual lapses however from chastity are alleged, and it is only complained that suspicions were aroused, apparently among the pagans.