tap water

noun

Definition of tap water

  1. :  water as it comes from a tap (as in a home)

First Known Use of tap water

1881


TAP WATER Defined for English Language Learners

tap water

noun

Definition of tap water for English Language Learners

  • : water that comes through pipes from the public water system

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