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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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These taps are a costeffective way to have an over-bath shower because you need bath taps anyway, so why not pay a bit more for taps that connect to a shower head and hose?
The larger the initial hole, the less material will be removed by the tap resulting in a reduction in potential tap breakage.
Grant says the show embraces all tap styles--not only the rhythm tap he grew up with.
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That said, it's not all about looks, and you'll obviously need to consider ease of use when buying your taps too, especially for the youngest and oldest members of the family, who may have difficulty operating some designs.
I'll continue street performing as long as my body allows it and hopefully produce an all hip hop and tap revue.
What advice do you give to young tap dancers regarding their dance education and career expectations?
The announcement came in response to a study done for the state Department of Health Services that found pregnant women who drank five glasses a day of tap water with high amounts of trihalomethanes were nearly twice as likely to miscarry in the first trimester as those who drank less or those whose water had lower levels of the chemicals.
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The challenge unfolds glamorously on lit stages into a dancing duel of the old-style rhythm tap and a more "show tap"--based modality.
Bizarre, even by Hollywood standards, this is the latest in themed restaurants, a sushi bar with tap dancing staffers.