Synonyms of tap in English:

tap1

noun

  • 2 a phone tap in the embassy
    listening device, wiretap, wire, bug, bugging device, (hidden) microphone, (hidden) mic, receiver

verb

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  • 1 several barrels were tapped
    drain, bleed, milk; broach, open
  • 2 butlers were tapping ale
    pour (out), draw off, siphon off, pump out, decant
  • 4 the resources were to be tapped for our benefit
    draw on, exploit, milk, mine, use, utilize, turn to account

Phrases

on tap

  • 1.1 beers on tap
    on draft, from barrels, cask-conditioned

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Pronunciation: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little

Synonyms of tap in English:

tap2

verb

  • 2 Dad tapped me on the knee
    pat, hit, strike, slap, jab, poke, dig

noun

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  • 1 a sharp tap at the door
    knock, rap, drumming
  • 2 a tap on the shoulder
    pat, blow, slap, jab, poke, dig

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