Definition of tap

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  • pat

    noun event

    the sound made by a gentle blow

  • rap

    noun event

    a gentle blow

  • water faucet

    noun artifact

    a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask

  • tap

    noun artifact

    a small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing)

  • tap

    noun artifact

    a tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads

  • tap

    noun artifact

    a plug for a bunghole in a cask

  • wiretap

    noun act

    the act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information

  • tap

    noun act

    a light touch or stroke

  • tap

    verb contact

    cut a female screw thread with a tap

  • tap

    verb possession

    draw from or dip into to get something

  • tap

    verb contact

    strike lightly

  • exploit

    verb consumption

    draw from; make good use of

  • wiretap

    verb perception

    tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information

  • tap

    verb possession

    furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it

  • tap

    verb perception

    make light, repeated taps on a surface

  • tap

    verb motion

    walk with a tapping sound

  • tapdance

    verb motion

    dance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes

  • tap

    verb motion

    draw (liquor) from a tap

  • tap

    verb contact

    pierce in order to draw a liquid from

  • solicit

    verb communication

    make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently

Words that start with tap

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Words that ending in tap

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Prefixes of tap

Suffixes of tap