Is tap a Scrabble word?

Yes, tap is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 5 points in Scrabble, and 6 points in Words with Friends

Tap is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word tap

The meaning of tap


20 definitions of the word tap.


  1. Cut a female screw thread with a tap
  2. Draw from or dip into to get something
  3. Strike lightly
  4. Draw from; make good use of
  5. Tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information
  6. Furnish with a tap or spout, so as to be able to draw liquid from it
  7. Make light, repeated taps on a surface
  8. Walk with a tapping sound
  9. Dance and make rhythmic clicking sounds by means of metal plates nailed to the sole of the dance shoes
  10. Draw (liquor) from a tap
  11. Pierce in order to draw a liquid from
  12. Make a solicitation or entreaty for something; request urgently or persistently


  1. The sound made by a gentle blow
  2. A gentle blow
  3. A faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask
  4. A small metal plate that attaches to the toe or heel of a shoe (as in tap dancing)
  5. A tool for cutting female (internal) screw threads
  6. A plug for a bunghole in a cask
  7. The act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information
  8. A light touch or stroke

What Scrabble words can I make with the letters in tap?

3 Letter Words

2 Letter Words

2 Anagrams of Tap

Anagrams are words that use the same letters as other words, but in a different order.

Anagrams are sometimes called a Word Unscramble

Words that can be created with an extra letter added to tap:

Unscramble the letters in tap

There are 12 words that can be made by adding another letter to 'tap'.

More words that can be made using the letters in tap