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Synonyms for tapper

a tavern keeper who taps kegs or casks


a person who strikes a surface lightly and usually repeatedly

a worker who uses a tap to cut screw threads

Related Words

someone who wiretaps a telephone or telegraph wire

a dancer who sounds out rhythms by using metal taps on the toes and heels of the shoes

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At this, Tapper replied: "I'm sure he's watching and he's happy you said that.
But Tapper informs him that the law doesn't require elected officials to swear on the bible - they can swear in on anything, or indeed nothing.
Idle tapper games are becoming increasingly popular because they're so simple and easy for anyone to pick up and play," said Brad Bower, CEO of Reset Studios.
Continue reading "Linda Sarsour Declares CNN's Jake Tapper Has Joined 'the Ranks of the Alt-Right'" at.
On every bus, every tramcar, you'd see the notice NO SPITTING, By Order S Tapper Jones.
In fact, Tapper has written Off-Broadway musicals (including "Sessions" and "National Pastime") -- and even "Worcester," a song he called "a valentine" to his native city.
The Minister also said that his Ministry had launched a very successful programme for training those engaged in the Industry, and in that, action had been taken by the IDB to supply with safety kits and "KASPER" treatment mixture to the tappers, and to set up Kitul centres at Divisional Secretariat level with equipment necessary for manufacture Kitul Products and most importantly insurance of those engaged in Kitul industry, especially the tapper trainers and trainees, added the Minister.
Fox said: "I have written to the widows of the two pilots, to the father of Jonathan Tapper and to the brother of Richard Cook to express the Ministry of Defence's apology for the distress which was caused to them by the findings of negligence.
Beverley and Peter Bolton and Nikki Tapper Dorrette Smith, Elaine Clough and Imani Clough David Barnett and Keith Redguard Nikki Tapper, Canon Eve Pitts and Rose Menns Doreen Sangster and Celia Russell.
Tapper, author of several Southwest travel books, offers late 19th-century era travel advice about where to go, what to do, and where to stay, in the famous Old West, such as the fancy Tabor Hotel in bustling Leadville, CO.
com), has announced the release of two podcasts with Lou Tapper, Vice President of global business development, discussing the company's recently launched Suzhou Industrial Park International Commodities Exhibition Center and joint partnership with Chinese logistics company SeAll.
Alex McKevitt (Vintage), Sarah Tapper (Tapper's) Leesa Robinson (All Woman) Catherine Tapper (Tapper's) and Karen Cackett (Cacht), at the celebration Karen Cackett (Cacht), Miss British Model Amy Carrier and Sandra Carney (Yaff Fusion Art), at Cachet''s party Terry Smith at the Wirral Witches ball Faris Safar and Amy Louise Keating at the launch of Weaver''s Door Radio City''s Simon Ross, at the Living Room Glen Gittins, compere Willy Miller and Mandy Molby, of the Wirral Witches, at the fundraising ball; and, below, Paula Brown (Brown Cow Marketing) and Lisa Byrne (Hillbark Hotel)
AFTER much hard work, and a few tumbles along the way, five-year-old Molly Tapper, who attends Stokesley Primary School, is now riding her blue, big girl's bike without stabilisers.
Dugger, owner of Club 420 and unopened strip club Shakers Bar and Grill downtown, has made a written offer to purchase Tom's Tapper Tavern in Glenwood, his lawyer said Wednesday.
ABC News political reporter Jake Tapper recently sat in for George Stephanopoulos as moderator of "This Week.