tap

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knock

bug

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listen in on

on tap: on draught

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  • on draught
  • cask-conditioned
  • from barrels
  • not bottled or canned

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to make a noise by striking

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to select for an office or position

the sound made by a light blow

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to remove (a liquid) by a steady, gradual process

to monitor (telephone calls) with a concealed listening device connected to the circuit

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the sound made by a gentle blow

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a gentle blow

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a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask

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

a tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads

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a plug for a bunghole in a cask

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

a light touch or stroke

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cut a female screw thread with a tap

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draw from or dip into to get something

strike lightly

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tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information

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

make light, repeated taps on a surface

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walk with a tapping sound

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

draw (liquor) from a tap

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pierce in order to draw a liquid from

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make a solicitation or entreaty for something