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Tap

v. t.1.To strike with a slight or gentle blow; to touch gently; to rap lightly; to pat; as, to tap one with the hand or a cane.
[imp. & p. p. Tapped ; p. pr. & vb. n. Tapping.]
2.To put a new sole or heel on; as, to tap shoes.
n.1.A gentle or slight blow; a light rap; a pat.
2.A piece of leather fastened upon the bottom of a boot or shoe in repairing or renewing the sole or heel.
3.(Mil.) A signal, by drum or trumpet, for extinguishing all lights in soldiers' quarters and retiring to bed, - usually given about a quarter of an hour after tattoo.
v. i.1.To strike a gentle blow.
n.1.A hole or pipe through which liquor is drawn.
2.A plug or spile for stopping a hole pierced in a cask, or the like; a faucet.
3.Liquor drawn through a tap; hence, a certain kind or quality of liquor; as, a liquor of the same tap.
4.A place where liquor is drawn for drinking; a taproom; a bar.
5.(Mech.) A tool for forming an internal screw, as in a nut, consisting of a hardened steel male screw grooved longitudinally so as to have cutting edges.
On tap
a - Ready to be drawn; as, ale on tap.
b - Broached, or furnished with a tap; as, a barrel on tap.
Plug tap
(Mech.) a screw-cutting tap with a slightly tapering end.
Tap bolt
a bolt with a head on one end and a thread on the other end, to be screwed into some fixed part, instead of passing through the part and receiving a nut. See Illust. under Bolt.
Tap cinder
(Metal.) the slag of a puddling furnace.
v. t.1.To pierce so as to let out, or draw off, a fluid; as, to tap a cask, a tree, a tumor, a keg of beer, etc.
2.Hence, to draw resources from (a reservoir) in any analogous way; as, to tap someone's knowledge of the Unix system; to tap the treasury.
3.To draw, or cause to flow, by piercing.
4.(Mech.) To form an internal screw in (anything) by means of a tool called a tap; as, to tap a nut, a pipe, or tubing.
5.to connect a listening device to (a telephone or telegraph line) secretly, for the purpose of hearing private conversations; also, to obtain or record (information) by tapping; - a technique used by law enforcement agencies investigating suspected criminals. In the United States it is illegal without a court order permitting it.
Noun1.Taptap - the sound made by a gentle blow
Synonyms: pat, rap
2.tap - a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask
3.tap - a gentle blow
Synonyms: rap, strike
4.tap - a small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing)
5.tap - a tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads
6.tap - a plug for a bunghole in a cask
Synonyms: spigot
7.tap - the act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information
Synonyms: wiretap
8.tap - a light touch or stroke
Synonyms: dab, pat
Verb1.tap - cut a female screw thread with a tap
2.tap - draw from or dip into to get something; "tap one's memory"; "tap a source of money"
3.tap - strike lightly; "He tapped me on the shoulder"
Synonyms: tip
4.tap - draw from; make good use of; "we must exploit the resources we are given wisely"
Synonyms: exploit
5.tap - tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information; "The FBI was tapping the phone line of the suspected spy"; "Is this hotel room bugged?"
Synonyms: wiretap, bug, intercept
6.tap - furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it; "tap a cask of wine"
7.tap - make light, repeated taps on a surface; "he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently"
Synonyms: pink, rap, knock
8.tap - walk with a tapping sound
9.tap - dance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes; "Glover tapdances better than anybody"
Synonyms: tapdance
10.tap - draw (liquor) from a tap; "tap beer in a bar"
11.tap - pierce in order to draw a liquid from; "tap a maple tree for its syrup"; "tap a keg of beer"
12.tap - make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently; "Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce"; "My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities"
Synonyms: solicit, beg
1.TAP - Telocator Alphanumeric Protocol
2.tap - hit
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