[dou de jing] /ˈdaʊ dɛ ˈdʒɪŋ/
the philosophical book in verse supposedly written by Lao-tzu.
verb (used with object), tapped, tapping. 1. to strike with a light but audible blow or blows; hit with repeated, slight blows: He tapped the door twice. 2. to make, put, etc., by tapping: to tap a nail into a wall. 3. to strike (the fingers, a foot, a pencil, etc.) upon or against something, […]
noun, Usually, tapas. 1. (especially in Spain) a snack or appetizer, typically served with wine or beer. noun 1. the bark of the paper mulberry. 2. Also called tapa cloth. a cloth of the Pacific islands made by pounding this or similar barks flat and thin, used for clothing and floor covering. noun 1. the […]
noun, plural tapaderos. 1. tapadera.
noun 1. a river flowing NE through central Brazil to the Amazon. 500 miles (800 km) long. noun 1. a river in N Brazil, rising in N central Mato Grosso and flowing northeast to the Amazon. Length: about 800 km (500 miles)