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tap

noun: the sound made by a gentle blow

noun: a gentle blow

noun: a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask

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

noun: a tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads

noun: a plug for a bunghole in a cask

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

noun: a light touch or stroke

verb: cut a female screw thread with a tap

verb: draw from or dip into to get something; "tap one's memory"; "tap a source of money"

verb: strike lightly; "He tapped me on the shoulder"

verb: draw from; make good use of; "we must exploit the resources we are given wisely"

verb: 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?"

verb: furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it; "tap a cask of wine"

verb: make light, repeated taps on a surface; "he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently"

verb: walk with a tapping sound

verb: dance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes; "Glover tapdances better than anybody"

verb: draw (liquor) from a tap; "tap beer in a bar"

verb: pierce in order to draw a liquid from; "tap a maple tree for its syrup"; "tap a keg of beer"

verb: 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"


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tap

Length: 3 letters

Scrabble value: 5

Words with Friends value: 6

Literati value: 4

TWL (USA): Found

SOWPODS (UK): Found


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