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Spanish translation of “tape”


noun /teip/
(a piece of) a narrow strip or band of cloth used for tying etc bundles of letters tied with tape. a piece of this or something similar, eg a string, stretched above the finishing line on a race track The two runners reached the tape together. a narrow strip of paper, plastic, metal etc used for sticking materials together, recording sounds etc adhesive tape insulating tape I recorded the concert on tape. a tape-measure. tape measure nouns ( measuring tape) a length of eg plastic, cloth or metal tape, marked with centimetres, metres etc for measuring. tape recorder noun a machine which records sounds on magnetic tape and reproduces them when required. tape record verb tape recording noun
(Definition of tape from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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