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tap

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tap

  1. to strike or cause to strike lightly and usually rhythmically tapped her foot in time to the music kept tapping the desk with his pencil Synonyms beat, drum, rap Related Words bang, bash, bat, bonk, bop, hammer, hit, knock, paste, pound, slam, smack, sock, strike, swat, thud, thump, thwack, wallop, whack; chink, clatter, clink, ping; pat, pit-a-pat, pitter-patter; chuck, clap, click, flick, tip


tap

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tap

  1. to remove (liquid) gradually or completely the oil company tapped that first well completely dry Synonyms bleed, draft, draw (off), pump, siphon (also syphon), tapRelated Words milk; suck; clear, empty, evacuate, exhaust, vacate, vacuate, void; decant, effuse; deplete; clean, flush, purgeNear Antonyms bathe, douse (also dowse), drench, soak, souse, wash, water, wet; deluge, drown, flood, inundate, overflow; submerge, swampAntonyms fill


tap

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of tap

  1. a fixture for controlling the flow of a liquid turn the tap to the right for cold water and to the left for hot water Synonyms cock, gate, spigot, stopcock, faucet, valveRelated Words hydrant, spout; petcock


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