Translation of "tap" - English-Japanese dictionary


noun uk /tæp/ UK US faucet

B1 the part at the end of a pipe that controls the flow of water

the cold/hot tap
verb uk /tæp/ present participle tapping, past tense and past participle tapped

to knock or touch something gently

~を軽くたたく, ~に軽く触れる
I tapped / her on the back to get her attention.

(Translation of “tap” from the Cambridge English–Japanese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)