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British English: /tap/
American English: /tæp/

Translation of tap in Arabic:


  • 2
    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 (the window, radio)
    to tap somebody 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 (the resources, market, talent)
    to tap the country's natural resources
    اسْتَغَلَّ الثَرَواتِ الطَبيعيّةَ للبِلادِ
  • 3
    (in keyboarding)
    نَقَرَ (+ على) (any key, the space bar)
  • 5
    (for sap)
    اسْتَخْلَصَ النُسْغَ (a tree)

intransitive verb/فعل غير متعد

  • also: - pp-
    (person, fingers, foot)
    to tap on the window/door
    نَقَرَ على النافِذةِ \ البابِ

Phrasal verbs

tap in

tap [something] in, tap in [something] 1
ضَرَبَ [شَيْئاً] بِرِفْقٍ (a nail, tack)

tap out

tap [something] out, tap out [something] 1
كَتَبَ [شَيْئاً] (an email, password)
Definition of tap in:
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