heeltap

noun
heel·​tap | \ ˈhēl-ˌtap How to pronounce heeltap (audio) \

Definition of heeltap

: a small quantity of alcoholic beverage remaining (as in a glass after drinking)

First Known Use of heeltap

1780, in the meaning defined above

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“Heeltap.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heeltap. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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