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tap

Pronunciation: /tap/

Translation of tap in Arabic:

noun/اسم

  • 2 (blow) طَرْق خَفيف there was a tap at the door كانَ هُناكَ طَرْقٌ خَفيفٌ على البابِ he felt a tap on his shoulder شَعَرَ بِلَمْسةٍ على كَتِفِهِ

transitive verb/فعل متعد (-pp-)

  • 1 (to hit) نَقَرَ (stem vowel = u) (I) [the window] [radio] to tap sb on the shoulder لَمَسَ كَتِفَ شَخْصٍ to tap one's fingers on the table نَقَرَ بِأَصابِعِهِ على الطاوِلةِ to tap one's feet to the music نَقَرَ بِرِجْلَيْهِ على نَغَماتِ الموسيقى
  • 2 (to extract) اسْتَغَلَّ (X) [the resources] [market] [talent] to tap the country's natural resources اسْتَغَلَّ الثَرَواتِ الطَبيعيّةَ للبِلادِ
  • 3 (in keyboarding) نَقَرَ (stem vowel = u) (I) (+ على) [any key] [the space bar]
  • 5 (for sap) اسْتَخْلَصَ النُسْغَ (X) [a tree]

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • (- pp-)
    [person] [fingers] [foot] نَقَرَ (stem vowel = u) (I) to tap on the window/door نَقَرَ على النافِذةِ \ البابِ

Phrasal verbs

tap in

tap [sth] intap in [sth] ضَرَبَ [شَيْئاً] بِرِفْقٍ [a nail] [tack] 1.1 أَدْخَلَ [شَيْئاً] [the number] [PIN]

tap out

tap [sth] outtap out [sth] كَتَبَ [شَيْئاً] [an email] [password] 1.1 عَزَفَ [شَيْئاً] [a tune] [song]

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