To give up; to quit. To submit.
That exam was so difficult, I had to tap out.
To tap someone on the back while hugging them, thus ending the hug. Usually when someone is not so comfortable hugging.
It can be a little condescending, like this is not a real thing this hug.
Hey dude that was not a real hug, give me a real hug, and dont tap out!
During oral sex, when a considerate man gives his partner warning that he's about to cum so she can stop before getting a mouth full. This indication is usual a light tap on the head. (a foreign concept to some men) Derived from a wrestling or fighting term used to indicate surrender.
My boyfriend is so considerate, he'll tap out when I'm giving him head.
During intercourse and nearing climax, pull out and proceed to
perform a submission hold from either wrestling/UFC and you must make her tap out before you have finished ejaculating.
1. to knock somebody out cold
2. making somebody quit a fight forcefully
background: in boxing or wrestling, to 'tap out' means to quit
Dude, did he really tap out with one blow!?!
(Verb)- To gracefully write a long research paper, essay, lab report, or any other piece of academic work within 12 hours of it being due. Usually saved for the select few who can actually pull it off and work well under extreme pressure. Refers to the way their fingers effortlessly dance across the keys, using quick, precise tapping motions to create utter bullshit.
Mike: Did you finish that 15 page paper that's due for anatomy tomorrow?
Steve: Nah dude haven't even started it yet. I'll sip an iced coffee, pull an all nighter
and tap out that shit later tonight.
The act of extracting one's self from a social gathering or long standing social tradition. This term is often used in a moment of frustration, angst, or desperation.
"Man, if you guys don't shut up and leave me alone, I'm gonna tap out right now!"
"I don't want to, but if I have to, I'll be the first to tap out and you'll never see me again."