What does on tap mean?

Definitions for on tap

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. on tap(p)(adj)

    (of liquids) available by turning a tap

    "ale on tap"; "hot and cold running water on tap"

  2. on tap(p)(adj)

    available for immediate use

    "extra personnel on tap"; "other sports and entertainment facilities are on tap"; "there are numerous projects on tap"


  1. on tap(Adjective)

    Available directly from the barrel by way of a tap.

  2. on tap(Adjective)

    Readily available; ready for use.

  3. on tap(Adjective)

    On an agenda, planned, expected.

  4. Origin: From tap. Sense 2 recorded from 1483.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of on tap in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of on tap in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Haris naeem dhoraji:

    Coffee black, water tap, whisky neat.

  2. Passos Coelho:

    We are convinced that it is possible to privatise TAP on conditions that will make it a viable company.

  3. Prime Minister Pedro Passos Coelho:

    That is, transforming TAP into a mini TAP, which is not in the interests of workers, the economy nor the Portuguese.

  4. This Is Spinal Tap:

    Marty This pretentious ponderous collection of religious rock psalms is enough to prompt the question, What day did the Lord create Spinal Tap, and couldn't he have rested on that day too'

  5. Passos Coelho:

    If we leave everything as is, TAP will disappear, it's either a profound restructuring that would cause mass job losses at TAP, and which we believe will not be able to keep TAP afloat, or the privatisation.

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