verb (used with object), taped, tap·ing.
verb (used without object), taped, tap·ing.
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Origin of tape
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Example sentences from the Web for tape
You can use an adhesive bandage in a pinch, but if you want to go all-out, you can opt for surgical tape, which is not only safe to use on sensitive skin, but also highly resistant.The best ways to stop a mask from fogging up your glasses, ranked|Sandra Gutierrez G.|November 18, 2020|Popular Science
By analogy, if the magnetic tape remains tightly wound, you can’t read the information on the cassette.The Epigenetic Secrets Behind Dopamine, Drug Addiction and Depression|R. Douglas Fields|October 27, 2020|Quanta Magazine
Two of those are spent entirely on taping and covering everything to protect the engines and systems, a process that can take between 40 and 50 rolls of tape.The world’s grounded jumbo jets sit in this desert parking lot in the middle of nowhere|Bernhard Warner|October 27, 2020|Fortune
To counteract that, the team began running all of the actors’ casting tapes through DeepFaceLab to see which one came out looking the most convincing.Inside the strange new world of being a deepfake actor|Karen Hao|October 9, 2020|MIT Technology Review
If you’re always looking for your pencil while working on a project, consider a tape measure with its own self-marking graphite.Home and office products that make sure-fire gifts|PopSci Commerce Team|October 8, 2020|Popular Science
Then he took the roll and, to hold his shin pads steady, he taped bands above both ankles and just below both knees.
In a video he taped to explain the move, Obama vowed that only fire could fight fire.Money and Guns: How We Escape Our Existential Dread|James Poulos|April 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It also remained unclear who taped the alleged conversations and why.Does Alleged Corruption Video Spell the End Of Turkey’s Erdogan?|Thomas Seibert|February 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I taped it every week and transcribed the sketches and watched them back.Kate McKinnon Is the Future of ‘Saturday Night Live’|Kevin Fallon|November 21, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Baldwin introduced the show wearing a jaunty blue blazer, but conducted the taped interview wearing a sober gray suit.
Every word he uttered was taped on the agent's pocket recorder.First on the Moon|Jeff Sutton
“You know, what impressed me most in the taped account was the incident of the damnthing,” said Ruth Ortheris.Little Fuzzy|Henry Beam Piper
He found the unit—or more accurately, he found its taped activating symbol—that cut him from the board.The Small World of M-75|Ed M. Clinton, Jr.
They started the telecasts which had been filmed and taped on the voyage from Gimli.Space Viking|Henry Beam Piper
The consequence was, that when he raised himself the next time the Turks had the spot "taped" and "his number was up."At Suvla Bay|John Hargrave
British Dictionary definitions for tape
verb (mainly tr)
Derived forms of tapetapelike, adjectivetaper, noun
Word Origin for tape
Idioms and Phrases with tape
see red tape.