lap of honour


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lap of honour

n
(General Sporting Terms) a ceremonial circuit of a racing track, etc, by the winner of a race
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Noun1.lap of honour - a lap by the winning person or team run to celebrate the victorylap of honour - a lap by the winning person or team run to celebrate the victory
circle, lap, circuit - movement once around a course; "he drove an extra lap just for insurance"
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lap of honour

ngiro d'onore
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USAIN Bolt bade one final, emotional goodbye to a sport he has dominated for the past decade with a lap of honour at the end of the World Championships in London.
SUNDERLAND players will not embark on a lap of honour after today's final home game - with boss David Moyes admitting the Black Cats feel they should 'hang their heads in shame' after being relegated.
2 It's time to celebrate: Although there's lots of hard work still to do, the lap of honour at the end of the game allowed for a moment of reflection.
Maria Lyle enjoyed a golden moment with a lap of honour after winning bronze in the 200m T35 final - her third medal in Rio.
He even managed a horsey-back with striker Stefan Johansen for a lap of honour around Celtic park, after a 3-2 win over Aberdeen sealed a fifth straight title for the Hoops.
TOUR of Britain organisers are hoping a post-Olympic lap of honour for Sir Bradley Wiggins can put a seal on a 2016 edition designed with spectators in mind.
Rutherford also posted a video showing his gold medal-winning jump and a clip from his lap of honour at London 2012.
ey all do a lap of honour together at the end, not just the medalwinners.
The club will not be holding a lap of honour tomorrow.
Manager Roy Hodgson and his backroom staff deserved their hugs of delight, although the body language of the players as they walked on their lap of honour suggested they recognised it was only the end of Part One, the report said.
Carragher will then address the crowd before the first-team squad embark on their traditional end-of-season lap of honour.
The triumphant McIlroy, who sealed Race to Dubai glory with third-place money in Singapore on Sunday, is starting his lap of honour in Hong Kong.