Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Tape"

The meaning of "Tape" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does evade red tape mean?
A: Red Tape is a euphemism for all the rules and regulations you have to follow. Usually it's specific to the government. So to evade red tape is to skip past all the rules for example: In order to get an extension on your house (make your house bigger) you have to fill out 100 pages of paperwork and submit it to the government. Then you have to wait for a year to get a response. If you want to evade the red tape, you can give someone who works in the government a bribe and just start building.
Q: What does red tape mean?
A: Red Tape is a term used to mean the formal completion or grand opening of something (usually a building but can also refer to an event or ceremony) and, 'cutting the red tape' refers to the specific event when the (building or event) opens. Additionally it can also mean the bureaucracy (official and normally annoying processes) that needs to happen before something can be officially completed. For example: "Yes I would love to say the project is completed but first we have to get through all this red tape."
Q: What does red tape mean?
A: It’s basically rules and things you have to do that seem unecessary and take longer than they should.
Q: What does Remove a tape measure hidden underneath. mean?
A: take out the tape measure under
Q: What does red tape mean?
A: Red tape refers to procedures and forms that must be completed before you can get approval to do something. I had to complete several forms and have three signatures from department supervisors before I could get approval for my vacation leave.

Example sentences using "Tape"

Q: Please show me example sentences with red tape.
A: Thank you very much! This has been very useful! Would you mind if I asked you another question? I noticed 'red tape' is often used in combination with the words 'cut' and 'through'. Is this part of some kind of proverb?
Q: Please show me example sentences with tape it .
A: ‘Once you’re done packing everything into the box, tape it shut’
Q: Please show me example sentences with tape recorder.
A: I used a tape recorder to record my voice. I then played it back to see what I sounded like to others.

Synonyms of "Tape" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between The tape recorder of hers and The tape recorder of her ?
A: i guess the first one is incorrect !!! this is the correct one - The tape recorder of her! or her tape recorder!
Q: What is the difference between tape and ribbon ?
A: Tape is a piece of plastic where when side is sticky, it’s used to have things stick together or to stick things on surfaces. Sent: May i get some tape to put this in your wall? I will tape this up so everybody can see it. Ribbons are a piece of cloth with patterns, girls usually wear them in their hair. Also it’s used to decorate other clothing. Sent: the ribbon in your hair is so beautiful. Do you have any ribbons to put on my sleeves?
Q: What is the difference between tape and ribbon ?
A: Tape is sticky on one or both sides and is used to stick things together. Ribbon is more of an adornment.
Q: What is the difference between tape and tap ?
A: A tap is something water comes out of and tape is used to hold things together

Translations of "Tape"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? What do you say the tape like this? It is used by police, gas companies, or someone to inspect an accident or crime site.
A: barricade tape
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? tape
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? tape
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? is tape measure or measure tape ?
A: tape measure
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? This tape
A: "Velcro" is a registered trade mark and should only be used formally when describing Velcro's products. It is technically a "hook and loop tape".

Other questions about "Tape"

Q: I don't know why this sticky tape always sticks on my fingers whenever I use it. does this sound natural?
A: It sounds good
Q: "what red tape! the resister procedure of the jym was insanely cumbersome." does this sound natural?
A: @richurchoi I wouldn’t say too formal. It’s just more complex vocabulary than what random people on the street use. But if you and your friends have a wider vocabulary, use it! Like I said, it’s not wrong :)
Q: 黒テープでチューブに25㎜以上巻いて下さい。 Please tape the black tape more than 25 mm on the tube. does this sound natural?
A: 黒テープでチューブに25㎜以上巻いて下さい。 Please place the black tape on the tube at 25 mm.
Q: I have a tape . if you won to use it for your homework ? does this sound natural?
A: Did you mean "I have a tape. Would you like to use it for your homework?"

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