Definition of 'tap'
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British English: tap /tæp/ NOUN
A tap is a device that controls the flow of a liquid or gas from a pipe or container.
She turned on the tap and splashed her face with cold water.
- American English: faucet
- Arabic: حَنَفِيَّة
- Brazilian Portuguese: torneira
- Chinese: 龙头
- Croatian: slavina
- Czech: kohoutek vodovodní
- Danish: hane vandhane
- Dutch: kraan
- European Spanish: grifo
- Finnish: naputus
- French: robinet
- German: Wasserhahn
- Greek: βρύση
- Italian: rubinetto
- Japanese: 軽くたたくこと
- Korean: 가볍게 두드리기
- Norwegian: tappekran
- Polish: kurek
- European Portuguese: torneira
- Romanian: robinet
- Russian: стук
- Spanish: grifo
- Swedish: kran
- Thai: ก๊อก
- Turkish: hafif vuruş
- Ukrainian: кран
- Vietnamese: vòi
British English: tap VERB
If you tap something, you hit it with a quick light blow or a series of quick light blows.
He tapped the table nervously with his fingers.
A man came and tapped on my shoulder.
Definition of tap from the Collins English Dictionary
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