English version

wiretapping in Telephone, telegraph topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwiretappingwire‧tap‧ping /ˈwaɪətæpɪŋ $ ˈwaɪr-/ noun [uncountable]  TCTthe action of secretly listening to other people’s telephone conversations, by connecting something to the wires of their telephonewiretap noun [countable]wiretap verb [transitive]