mod. and tapped out. broke. : The consumer is just about tapped. Don't expect much buying in that sector.
mod. and tapped out. exhausted. : I need a nap. I'm tapped out.
mod. and tapped out. ruined. : We are tapped. That really did it to us.
mod. arrested. (As if one were tapped on the shoulder by a police officer.) : I knew I was gonna get tapped eventually, but I just couldn't stop stealing.
Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions by Richard A. Spears.Fourth Edition. Copyright 2007. Published by McGraw Hill.
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