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English definition of “tap”

tap

verb [I/T] (HIT)   /tæp/ (-pp-)
to hit something lightly and quickly, or to make a sound by doing this: [T] She tapped the back of his hand. [I] Casey is tapping away at his computer. To tap is also to tap-dance.
(Definition of tap verb (HIT) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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