Found 4 items, similar to Tap.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
caruk, kran, mencuit, menggetah, menyadap, sadap
English → English
v 1: cut a female screw thread with a tap
2: draw from or dip into to get something; “tap one's memory”
“tap a source of money”
3: strike lightly; “He tapped me on the shoulder”
4: draw from; make good use of; “we must exploit the resources
we are given wisely”
5: tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information; “The
FBI was tapping the phone line of the suspected spy”
this hotel room bugged?”
6: furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid
from it; “tap a cask of wine”
7: make light, repeated taps on a surface; “he was tapping his
fingers on the table impatiently”
8: walk with a tapping sound
9: dance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal
plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes; “Glover
tapdances better than anybody”
10: draw (liquor) from a tap; “tap beer in a bar”
11: pierce in order to draw a liquid from; “tap a maple tree for
; “tap a keg of beer”
12: 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
n 1: the sound made by a gentle blow [syn: pat
2: a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask [syn: water faucet
, water tap
3: a gentle blow [syn: rap
4: a small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a
shoe (as in tap dancing)
5: a tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads
6: a plug for a bunghole in a cask [syn: spigot
7: the act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get
information [syn: wiretap
8: a light touch or stroke [syn: pat
English → English
, n. [AS. t[ae]ppa, akin to D. tap, G. zapfen, OHG.
zapfo, Dan. tap, Sw. tapp, Icel. tappi. Cf. Tampion
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. [Colloq.]
4. A place where liquor is drawn for drinking; a taproom; a
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.
(a) Ready to be drawn; as, ale on tap.
(b) Broached, or furnished with a tap; as, a barrel on
(Mech.), a screw-cutting tap with a slightly
, 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.
(Metal.), the slag of a puddling furnace.
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Tapped
; p. pr. & vb. n.
.] [F. taper to strike; of Teutonic origin; cf.
dial. G. tapp, tapps, a blow, tappe a paw, fist, G. tappen to
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
2. To put a new sole or heel on; as, to tap shoes.
, n. [Cf. F. tape. See Tap
1. A gentle or slight blow; a light rap; a pat. --Addison.
2. A piece of leather fastened upon the bottom of a boot or
shoe in repairing or renewing the sole or heel.
3. pl. (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.
To strike a gentle blow.
, 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. --Shak.
He has been tapping his liquors. --Addison.
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
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.