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

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 (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)
    نَقَرَ
    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)
2

tap out

tap [something] out, tap out [something] 1

كَتَبَ [شَيْئاً] (an email, password)
2

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