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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Far-right politician Bolsonaro, voted in as president last October, would take in a lap of honour at half-time - despite FIFA rules prohibiting political demonstrations at sporting events.
The 34-year-old Jambos skipper is dreaming of doing a lap of honour with the trophy at Hampden on May 25 after Saturday's circuit followed the disappointment of the last home game of the season ending in defeat by Killie.
Female racing driver Aseel Al Hamad celebrated the end of the ban on women drivers with a lap of honour in a Jaguar F-TYPE.
The Bears take on Yorkshire Vikings at Edgbaston on Sunday, July 8, 2.30pm start, and all registered All Stars cricketers in attendance will be able to take to the field during the interval for a lap of honour around the ground.
It is called a lap of honour, yet there was little of that for the Everton players as they walked around the ground to thank their supporters following the final game of the season at Goodison.
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.
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.
ey all do a lap of honour together at the end, not just the medalwinners.