- a narrow strip of material, typically used to hold or fasten something；a strip of paper or plastic coated with adhesive and sold in a roll, used to stick things together
- record (sound or pictures) on audio or video tape；fasten or attach (something) with adhesive tape
verb: tape, 3rd person present: tapes, gerund or present participle: taping, past tense: taped, past participle: taped
noun: tape, plural noun: tapes
- 1. a narrow strip of material, typically used to hold or fasten something a reel of tape a dirty apron fastened with thin tapes 同義詞
- ▪ a strip of paper or plastic coated with adhesive and sold in a roll, used to stick things together secure the bandage with tape double-sided sticky tape 同義詞
- ▪ a strip of material stretched across the finishing line of a race, to be broken or dislodged by the winner.
- ▪ a strip of material used to mark off an area or form a notional barrier.
- ▪ a tape measure.
- 2. long, narrow flexible material with magnetic properties, used for recording sound, pictures, or computer data they put four songs on tape
- ▪ a cassette or reel containing magnetic tape for recording he inserted a tape in the recorder 同義詞
- ▪ a recording on a cassette or reel a tape of a radio talk
- 1. record (sound or pictures) on audio or video tape it is not known who taped the conversation 同義詞
- 2. fasten or attach (something) with adhesive tape a note taped to the fridge 同義詞
- ▪ seal or mark off an area or thing with tape they taped off an area round the scene of the explosion 同義詞