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Synonyms for tap

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

Synonyms for tap

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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Synonyms for tap

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

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Simon added: "This tends to be more important if you have a low-pressure water system - if the tap isn't suitable and the water flow is poor, it will take a long time to fill a bath.
The quality of the materials and finish of a tap is very important when it comes to good water flow, ease of cleaning and maintenance, and long-term value," says Simon.
When my erection was finished I zipped up my pants and took my unbroken tapping stick down the alley to the sewage drain where I used to tap before I discovered all the tapping surfaces and the panoramic view on the roof.
Ballet, character, pointe, partnering, variations, hip hop, jazz, modern, tap, musical theater.
The standard tap design has a straight flute with a spiral point.
He debuted on Broadway at age 12 in ``The Tap Dance Kid,'' and he was nominated for a Tony for his next show, ``Black and Blue.
TAP Portugal's Air Transport Business Unit saw six-month revenues jump 17% to [euro]573 million while the Cargo Division's turnover rose 24% to [euro]41 million.
5 Again, tap the end of your pencil on the side of the soda bottle.
In a 1999 report, the NRDC concludes that bottled water quality is probably not inferior to average tap water, but Olson (the report's principal author) says that gaps in the weak regulatory framework may allow careless or unscrupulous bottlers to market substandard products.
During the summer we tag selected trees, noting the number of taps each will support based on trunk diameter and healthy crown size.
SPRINKLE, SPRINKLE, SPRINKLE" "SHAKE, SHAKE"--"TAP, TAP, TAP.
The authors were also interested in the levels of fluoride in bottled water versus tap water.
11 /PRNewswire/ -- Thousands of tap dancing enthusiasts of all ages will take to the street on Sunday, Aug.
High bottoms generally occur from one or a combination of ft following practices: melting a long run of high carbon heats, using excessive material when shovel patching bottom and banks between heats, excessive rebounds from gunite material normally applied to the slag line between heats) and a high tap hole will not allow the furnace to drain property.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Pocket Gems, a leader and pioneer in free-to-play mobile games, has released its popular game Tap Zoo for Android-based devices.