Climb into one's lap

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Definition

to climb into (or 'on to') (somebody's lap): to mount (somebody's lap), to get up onto (somebody's lap)
verb
She likes to climb on to her dad's lap. His knees are her favorite place to sit!

to climb: to go up, to mount, to ascend
verb

(someone's) lap: the top of the legs (of someone who is sitting down)
noun

Examples

  • "Yesterday I was doing my business when Icarus nearly climbed into my lap."

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