What does on tap mean?

Definitions for on tap

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word on tap.

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. Paton Walsh:

    Always pack a towel and don't drink tap water, anywhere.

  3. Diego Machuca:

    Not over that. There's too much work involved just for tap-and-go.

  4. Nick Berning:

    We want to build an operation that she could tap into if she wants to run.

  5. Daniel Levy:

    There's no secret pot of money Mr. Caspersen has access to and can tap into.

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