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  1. A tapering cylindrical pin or peg used to stop the vent in a cask; a spigot.
  2. A device used to dispense liquids.
  3. Liquor drawn through a tap; hence, a certain kind or quality of liquor.
  4. A place where liquor is drawn for drinking; a taproom; a bar.
  5. (mechanics) A device used to cut an internal screw thread. (External screw threads are cut with a die.)
  6. A connection made to an electrical or fluid conductor without breaking it.
  7. An interception of communication by authority.
  8. A device used to listen in secretly on telephone calls. [from 20th c.]
  9. Synonyms:
    1. spigot, rap, faucet, plug, pat, cork, blow, bang, beat, valve, hit, bung, knock, stopper, egress, hydrant, stopcock, nozzle, petcock, spout, bibcock
  1. One who taps.
  2. A tap-dancer.
  3. A phone tapper or wiretapper.
  4. (baseball slang) A weakly hit ground ball.
  5. (US) A tapster.
  6. (telegraphy) In early wireless telegraphs, a device used to shake loose the filings of a coherer.
  7. (Britain, dialect) The lesser spotted woodpecker.
  1. A gentle or slight blow; a light rap; a pat.
  2. tap dance
  3. (computing) The act of touching a touch screen.
  4. A piece of leather fastened upon the bottom of a boot or shoe in repairing or renewing the sole or heel; a heeltap.
  5. (military) 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.
  6. (phonetics) A consonant sound made by a single muscle contraction, such as the sound [ɾ] in the standard American English pronunciation of body.
  7. Synonyms:
    1. stopper, hit, bang, rap, faucet, pat, bung, beat, valve, cork, plug, knock, spigot, blow, nozzle, egress, spout, stopcock, hydrant, petcock, bibcock
  1. An act of making a light hit or strike against something.
  2. (music) A guitar technique in which the strings are tapped against the fingerboard
  3. Synonyms:
    1. drumming, rhythm, drumbeat, patter, beating, pitter-patter
  1. A particular song played at the end of the day, and at military funerals.
  2. plural of tap
  3. Synonyms:
    1. decease, death, expiry, curtains, demise, departure, dissolution, dying, passing, quietus, release, silence, sleep, buying the farm, defunction, grim reaper, passing away, passing over, the end
  1. plural of tapper
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