|lap of luxury
||(See the lap of luxury)
||She laps up their compliments. She loves their praise.
|lard butt/lard ass [B]
||a person with fat buttocks, a person with a big bum
||When I was young and chubby, my brother called me lard butt.
|larger than life
||larger or prettier than people we know; bigger than life
||In American movies, everything seems larger than life. Buildings are taller,
women are sexier.
||(See it was a lark)
|last but not least
||the last one on the list but not the least important
||Last but not least is Carla, winner of the spelling contest.
||last chance to buy a drink or come in for supper
||Dad stood on the back porch and shouted, "Last call for supper!"
||last try, desperate attempt, last resort
||In a last-ditch attempt to save the marriage, he bought her a BMW.
||last big event for an old person
||Frank is planning one more TV concert - his last hurrah.
||(See on his last legs)