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gripo [grí.pu.] : faucet (n.); spigot (n.); tap (n.); tap water (n.); water faucet (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: grifo: faucet ]
Synonyms: agasanan

Derivatives of gripo

n. (artifact)1. faucet, spigota regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir.
~ handgrip, handle, grip, holdthe appendage to an object that is designed to be held in order to use or move it.; "he grabbed the hammer by the handle"; "it was an old briefcase but it still had a good grip"
~ mixing faucetsingle faucet for separate hot and cold water pipes.
~ regulatorany of various controls or devices for regulating or controlling fluid flow, pressure, temperature, etc..
~ stopcock, cock, turncockfaucet consisting of a rotating device for regulating flow of a liquid.
~ hydrant, water faucet, water tap, tapa faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask.
n. (artifact)1. spigot, tapa plug for a bunghole in a cask.
~ barrel, caska cylindrical container that holds liquids.
~ plug, stopple, stopperblockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly.
n. (event)1. pat, rap, tapthe sound made by a gentle blow.
~ soundthe sudden occurrence of an audible event.; "the sound awakened them"
~ pitter-pattera series of rapid tapping sounds.; "she missed the pitter-patter of little feet around the house"
n. (event)2. rap, strike, tapa gentle blow.
~ blow, bumpan impact (as from a collision).; "the bump threw him off the bicycle"
n. (artifact)3. hydrant, tap, water faucet, water tapa faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask.
~ faucet, spigota regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir.
~ plumbing fixturea fixture for the distribution and use of water in a building.
n. (artifact)4. tapa small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing).
~ dancing, terpsichore, dance, saltationtaking a series of rhythmical steps (and movements) in time to music.
~ platea sheet of metal or wood or glass or plastic.
n. (artifact)5. tapa tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads.
~ toolan implement used in the practice of a vocation.
n. (act)6. tap, wiretapthe act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information.
~ investigating, investigationthe work of inquiring into something thoroughly and systematically.
n. (act)7. dab, pat, tapa light touch or stroke.
~ touching, touchthe act of putting two things together with no space between them.; "at his touch the room filled with lights"
v. (contact)8. tapcut a female screw thread with a tap.
~ cutseparate with or as if with an instrument.; "Cut the rope"
v. (possession)9. tapdraw from or dip into to get something.; "tap one's memory"; "tap a source of money"
~ draw off, take out, withdraw, drawremove (a commodity) from (a supply source).; "She drew $2,000 from the account"; "The doctors drew medical supplies from the hospital's emergency bank"
v. (contact)10. tap, tipstrike lightly.; "He tapped me on the shoulder"
~ percussstrike or tap firmly.; "the doctor percussed his chest and back"
~ strikedeliver a sharp blow, as with the hand, fist, or weapon.; "The teacher struck the child"; "the opponent refused to strike"; "The boxer struck the attacker dead"
v. (consumption)11. exploit, tapdraw from; make good use of.; "we must exploit the resources we are given wisely"
~ maximise, maximizemake the most of.; "He maximized his role"
~ apply, employ, use, utilise, utilizeput into service; make work or employ for a particular purpose or for its inherent or natural purpose.; "use your head!"; "we only use Spanish at home"; "I can't use this tool"; "Apply a magnetic field here"; "This thinking was applied to many projects"; "How do you utilize this tool?"; "I apply this rule to get good results"; "use the plastic bags to store the food"; "He doesn't know how to use a computer"
~ harnessexploit the power of.; "harness natural forces and resources"
~ mineget from the earth by excavation.; "mine ores and metals"
~ quarryextract (something such as stones) from or as if from a quarry.; "quarry marble"
~ overexploitexploit excessively.; "We should not overexploit our natural resources"
~ commercializeexploit for maximal profit, usually by sacrificing quality.; "The hotel owners are commercializing the beaches"
~ milkexploit as much as possible.; "I am milking this for all it's worth"
v. (perception)12. bug, intercept, tap, wiretaptap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information.; "The FBI was tapping the phone line of the suspected spy"; "Is this hotel room bugged?"
~ eavesdrop, listen inlisten without the speaker's knowledge.; "the jealous man was eavesdropping on his wife's conversations"
v. (possession)13. tapfurnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it.; "tap a cask of wine"
~ tappierce in order to draw a liquid from.; "tap a maple tree for its syrup"; "tap a keg of beer"
~ tapdraw (liquor) from a tap.; "tap beer in a bar"
~ furnish, provide, supply, rendergive something useful or necessary to.; "We provided the room with an electrical heater"
v. (perception)14. knock, pink, rap, tapmake light, repeated taps on a surface.; "he was tapping his fingers on the table impatiently"
~ sound, gomake a certain noise or sound.; "She went `Mmmmm'"; "The gun went `bang'"
v. (motion)15. tapwalk with a tapping sound.
~ walkuse one's feet to advance; advance by steps.; "Walk, don't run!"; "We walked instead of driving"; "She walks with a slight limp"; "The patient cannot walk yet"; "Walk over to the cabinet"
v. (motion)16. tap, tapdancedance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes.; "Glover tapdances better than anybody"
~ trip the light fantastic, trip the light fantastic toe, dancemove in a pattern; usually to musical accompaniment; do or perform a dance.; "My husband and I like to dance at home to the radio"
v. (motion)17. tapdraw (liquor) from a tap.; "tap beer in a bar"
~ draw, take outtake liquid out of a container or well.; "She drew water from the barrel"
~ tapfurnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it.; "tap a cask of wine"
v. (contact)18. tappierce in order to draw a liquid from.; "tap a maple tree for its syrup"; "tap a keg of beer"
~ piercemake a hole into.; "The needle pierced her flesh"
~ tapfurnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it.; "tap a cask of wine"
v. (communication)19. beg, solicit, tapmake a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently.; "Henry IV solicited the Pope for a divorce"; "My neighbor keeps soliciting money for different charities"
~ call for, request, bespeak, questexpress the need or desire for; ask for.; "She requested an extra bed in her room"; "She called for room service"
~ questseek alms, as for religious purposes.
~ canvas, canvasssolicit votes from potential voters in an electoral campaign.
~ buttonhole, lobbydetain in conversation by or as if by holding on to the outer garments of; as for political or economic favors.
tap water
n. (food)1. tap waterwater directly from the spigot.
~ h2o, waterbinary compound that occurs at room temperature as a clear colorless odorless tasteless liquid; freezes into ice below 0 degrees centigrade and boils above 100 degrees centigrade; widely used as a solvent.
water faucet