English to Shona Meaning of tap - pombi

Tap :

chimiso, koko, chivhariso, pombi, mvura pombi, pafiripi, caustic mashoko, mbambo

pombi, nyora pasi, chitsamba, pafiripi

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Definitions of tap in English
Noun(1) the sound made by a gentle blow(2) a gentle blow(3) a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask(4) a small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing(5) a tool for cutting female (internal(6) a plug for a bunghole in a cask(7) the act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information(8) a light touch or stroke
Verb(1) cut a female screw thread with a tap(2) draw from or dip into to get something(3) strike lightly(4) draw from; make good use of(5) tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information(6) furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it(7) make light, repeated taps on a surface(8) walk with a tapping sound(9) dance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes(10) draw (liquor(11) pierce in order to draw a liquid from(12) make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently
Examples of tap in English
(1) She turned the tap and splashed cold water onto her face.(2) The tap was a veritable hub of activity and human drama.(3) A light tap on his shoulder makes him turn around.(4) So if, in the Northeast, there's an emergency, we have two million barrels that we can tap into.(5) It was the first-ever tap of a private computer network under a 1968 crime act that set legal guidelines for wiretaps.(6) The police were given wider powers to tap phones, record other conversations and intercept mail, for periods of up to one year.(7) Her micro-course crÔö£┬┐me brÔö£ÔòùlÔö£┬«es were faultless, the caramel cracking obligingly with the lightest tap of a spoon, the base just on the oozing side of set.(8) While we had the spindle out of the planer, we decided to drill and tap the other two sides of the square cutter head, so four blades could be mounted if needed.(9) she turned the cold tap on(10) They climbed trees to tap palm wine or fermented grain beers from harvest surpluses.(11) there was a sharp tap at the door(12) For a long time it controlled the tap on how much surplus oil was entering the market.(13) a rhythm much used in tap(14) I listened to the tap of her feet against the wooden floor, and could have sworn that it matched my own heart's beat.(15) For a weekly fee of $650, each dancer gets a morning of either jazz, ballet or tap , followed by an afternoon of their own choice of dance curriculum.(16) Making threads in wood usually was done with a matched set of hand tools - a steel or iron tap for cutting internal spiral threads into a hole in a block of wood, and a screw box for cutting external spiral threads around a wooden rod
Related Phrases of tap
(1) tap water ::
pombi mvura
(2) water tap ::
mvura pombi
(3) tap out ::
vawane kubuda
(4) on tap ::
pamusoro pombi
(5) tap dancing ::
tap dancing
(6) double tap ::
kaviri pombi
(7) tap on ::
vawane musi
(8) turn off the tap ::
kudzima pombi
(9) tap changer ::
pombi kuchinja
1. faucet ::
2. listening device ::
achiteerera mudziyo
3. knock ::
4. pat ::
5. hydrant ::
the hydrant
6. strike ::
7. spigot ::
8. wiretap ::
9. drain ::
11. bug ::
12. draw on ::
kuzochera pamusoro
13. knock ::
14. pat ::
15. tip ::
16. beg ::
17. exploit ::
Different Forms
tap, taps
Word Example from TV Shows
Can we please get
sparkling instead of tap,

Can we please get sparkling instead of TAP,

The Big Bang Theory Season 12, Episode 3

and tap your phones,
and not just you, Ted,

and TAP your phones, and not just you, Ted,

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 9

We didn't get to tap
the juicy vein that is Howard's.

We didn't get to TAP the juicy vein that is Howard's.

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 17

from the walk-in
and not water from the tap.

from the walk-in and not water from the TAP.

Breaking Bad Season 4, Episode 8

The day we leave.
Craster will tap a barrel of our wine,

The day we leave. Craster will TAP a barrel of our wine,

Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 4

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