There are 2 main translations of tap in Italian:

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tap 1

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

noun

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. - pp-

  • 1 (extract)
    (talent, resources, market, energy)
    to tap somebody for money [informal]
    spillare denaro a qualcuno
  • 2 (install listening device)
    mettere sotto controllo
    (telephone)
    mettere sotto controllo i telefoni di
    (house, embassy)
  • 3 (breach)
    mettere una spina a
    (barrel)
    (furnace)
  • 7 (American English) (designate)
    as come for per to do per fare

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There are 2 main translations of tap in Italian:

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tap 2
British English: /tap/
American English: /tæp/

noun

  • 1 (blow) he felt a tap on his shoulder
    sentì un colpetto sulla spalla
    she heard a tap at the door
    sentì bussare alla porta
    a soft tap
    un colpetto leggero
    a sharp tap
    un colpo secco
    to give something a tap
    dare un colpetto a qualcosa

also: taps plural noun + verbo sing.

transitive verb forma in -ing ecc. -pp-

  • (knock)
    (person) on su against contro
    to tap something with something
    colpire qualcosa con qualcosa
    to tap somebody on the shoulder, the arm
    battere leggermente sulla spalla, sul braccio di qualcuno
    to tap one's feet (to the music) to tap a rhythm
    battere il ritmo
    with something di qualcosa
    to tap one's fingers on the table
    tamburellare le dita sul tavolo
    to tap data into the computer
    immettere i dati nel computer

intransitive verb forma in -ing ecc. - pp-

  • (person, finger, foot) to tap on o at the window, door
    bussare alla finestra, alla porta
    to tap against something
    battere contro qualcosa

Phrasal verbs

tap in:

tap [something] in, tap in [something]
(nail, peg)
(Computing) (information, number)

tap out:

tap [something] out, tap out [something]

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