Tape - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- a recording made on magnetic tape (syn: taping)
- the finishing line for a foot race
- measuring instrument consisting of a narrow strip (cloth or metal) marked in inches or centimeters and used for measuring lengths
- memory device consisting of a long thin plastic strip coated with iron oxide; used to record audio or video signals or to store computer information
- record on videotape (syn: videotape)
- register electronically (syn: record)
His eyeglasses are held together with tape.
The show was recorded on tape.
I was listening to a tape in the car.
She stuck a tape in the VCR.
She taped a note to the refrigerator.
I taped the box shut.
The show is taped before a live audience.
He taped three copies of this note to instrument boxes.
We've got the film on tape.
I hate hearing my voice on tape.
I'll listen to the tape tomorrow.
William lent me some of his Beatles tapes.
We played a tape of African music and began dancing.
Bring me a blank tape and I'll record it for you.
Crime-scene tape marked out the position of the murdered man.
present participle: taping
past tense: taped
past participle: taped