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lapel noun

ADJ. narrow, wide a coat with wide lapels

VERB + LAPEL be pinned to A silver brooch was pinned to her lapel.

LAPEL + NOUN badge, pin

PREP. in the/your ~ He was wearing a carnation in his lapel. | on the/your ~ a jacket with a badge on the lapel

PHRASES grab sb by the lapels He grabbed her by the lapels and shook her violently.