Definitions For Wiretap


  • The act of tapping a telephone or telegraph line to get information
  • A device that allows someone to secretly listen to phone conversations
  • A conversation that has been recorded using a wiretap


  • Tap a telephone or telegraph wire to get information
  • To place a device on (someone's phone) in order to secretly listen to telephone calls

Is Wiretap a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Wiretap is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Wiretap in a Sentence

  • The FBI wiretapped his phone.
  • Federal agents put a wiretap on his phone.
  • Investigators listened to the wiretaps for clues about the suspect's whereabouts.

Synonyms for Wiretap

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