tappa

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

tappa (uncountable)

  1. Alternative form of tapa (cloth made from mulberry bark)
    • 1846, Herman Melville, Typee: A Peep at Polynesian Life
      These marks produce the corduroy sort of stripes discernable in the tappa in its finished state.

Estonian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tappa

  1. Da-infinitive of tapma.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French étape.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tappa f (plural tappe)

  1. stage, leg, lap, phase, milestone
  2. rest, stop, halt
    Synonyms: sosta, fermata

Verb[edit]

tappa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of tappare
  2. second-person singular imperative of tappare

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse tapa (to lose).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Verb[edit]

tappa (present tappar, preterite tappade, supine tappat, imperative tappa)

  1. to drop (something by mistake)
  2. to lose
    Han tappade kontrollen över sitt drickande.
    He lost control of his drinking.
  3. to tap; to draw off liquid from a vessel

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