Translation of "tap" - English-Spanish 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

golpear ligeramente
I tapped / her on the back to get her attention.

(Translation of “tap” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /tӕp/

a quick touch or light knock or blow

golpecito, palmadita
I heard a tap at the door.
tap dancing noun

a type of dancing performed with special shoes that make a tapping noise.

zapateado, claqué
tap dancer noun

bailarín de zapateado/claqué

(Translation of “tap” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)