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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A dancer who sounds out rhythms by using pieces of metal on the toes and heels of the shoes; Someone who wiretaps a telephone or telegraph wire; A person who strikes a surface lightly and usually repeatedly;

Usage examples (36)
  • But the thing was, the tapper was the kind of person who would complain, who might call the owners and make trouble for Clarice.
  • Over time, each "tapper" picks up coding skills and becomes able to contribute more to the testing effort on their team.
  • The man who does the tapping is called the tapper.
  • A concerned fellow tapper of our Universal Life-Force, for more
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