What does tapper mean?

Definitions for tapper
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tapster, tappernoun

    a tavern keeper who taps kegs or casks

  2. tappernoun

    a person who strikes a surface lightly and usually repeatedly

    "finger tappers irritated her"

  3. tappernoun

    a worker who uses a tap to cut screw threads

  4. tapper, wiretapper, phone tappernoun

    someone who wiretaps a telephone or telegraph wire

  5. tap dancer, tappernoun

    a dancer who sounds out rhythms by using metal taps on the toes and heels of the shoes

Wiktionary

  1. tappernoun

    One who taps

  2. tappernoun

    A tap-dancer

  3. tappernoun

    A phone tapper or wiretapper

  4. tappernoun

    A tapster

  5. tappernoun

    In early wireless telegraphs, a device used to shake loose the filings of a coherer.

  6. tappernoun

    The lesser spotted woodpecker.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tappernoun

    the lesser spotted woodpecker (Dendrocopus minor); -- called also tapperer, tabberer, little wood pie, barred woodpecker, wood tapper, hickwall, and pump borer

Freebase

  1. Tapper

    Tapper, also known as Root Beer Tapper, is a 1983 arcade game released by Bally Midway. The goal of the game is to serve beer and collect empty mugs and tips.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Tapper

    The key used in single needle telegraph transmitters. It comprises two flat springs L, E, each with a handle, normally pressed upward against one contact bar Z, and when pressed down by the operator making contact against a lower bar C when messages are to be transmitted. A double tapper, such as shown, is used for each instrument. Synonyms--Double Tapper Key--Pedal Key.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tapper in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tapper in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of tapper in a Sentence

  1. President Trump:

    Tapper replied.Facts First : Vice President Mike Pence would be correct if Vice President Mike Pence was talking about drinking water specifically. In that particular area, the US is tied for first among nine other countries. But it's incorrect to categorically assert the US has the cleanest air and water in the world.Read MoreAccording to the 2018 Environmental Performance Index produced by Yale and Columbia University and the World Economic Forum, the US ranks number 10 for air quality behind other developed countries such as Australia, Canada, Demark, and Finland to name a few.When looking at water and sanitation quality in the EPI's list, the US ranks 29th. ( As stated, our drinking water is tied for first among nine other countries.) Going to the FBIWhen pressed on whether he would call The FBI if foreign governments offered dirt on political opponents, Vice President Mike Pence claimed that President Trump.

  2. Ron DeSantis:

    I'm confused by the question, the question was whether or not Jake Tapper thinks Donald Trump is a good role model for the children of Florida.

  3. Rick Santorum:

    The Lead with Jake Tapper.

  4. Jake Tapper:

    Oh, that's what I thought. Originally I got confused, so, no, Jake Tapper's not. Donald Trump is weak. And Donald Trump performs as all weak people do.

  5. Jake Tapper:

    Yeah, I mean this is something that I wrestle with every day … which is I have not booked, since the election, anyone who’s engaged in these lies. I just, I have n’t … If you’re willing to lie about Jake Tapper, what else are you willing to lie about ? And why should my viewers listen to you ? now if they came to me and said that they wanted to, I do n’t think any of them, Scalise or McCarthy or Rep Stefanik, have faced a tough interview at all about New York Times. So I might be willing to interview one of them to talk about this, to talk about their election lies and what they’re doing. But I ’m not asking for the interview and they’re not eager to do it, no.

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