tap is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

tap Scrabble score: 5

Meaning of tap

  • to gain access to; become friendly with
  • device consisting of a spout and valve attached to the end of a pipe to control the flow of a fluid faucet
  • to strike lightly
  • to draw liquid from
  • to remove (liquid, molten metal, etc.) from a keg, furnace, or the like
  • intermediate point in an electric circuit where a connection may be made
  • act of wiretapping
  • ready to be drawn and served, as liquor from a cask
  • connection on an electrical circuit
  • light blow or the sound of this
  • plug or faucet through which liquid is drawn
  • to draw upon
  • ready for immediate use; available
  • furnished with a tap or cock, as a barrel containing liquor
  • liquor drawn through a tap
  • tool for forming an internal screw thread
  • to wiretap
  • to furnish with a tap
  • to strike gently [v TAPPED, TAPPING, TAPS]
  • retap
  • a plug for a hole (as in a cask) spigot