APE - A primate of the clade Hominoidea, generally larger than monkeys and distinguished from them by having no tail.
ATE - Simple past of eat.
EAT - To consume (something solid or semi-solid, usually food) by putting it into the mouth and swallowing it.
PAT - The sound of a light slap or tap with a soft flat object, especially of a footstep.
PEA - A plant, member of the legume (Fabaceae) family.
PET - An animal kept as a companion.
POT - A vessel used for cooking or storing food.
TAP - A tapering cylindrical pin or peg used to stop the vent in a cask; a spigot.
TEA - The dried leaves or buds of the tea plant, Camellia sinensis.
TOP - That part of an object furthest away in the opposite direction from that in which an unsupported object would fall.
APT - Suitable; appropriate; fit or fitted; suited.
OAT - Widely cultivated cereal grass, typically Avena sativa.
TOT - A small child.
ATOP - On the top of.
PEAT - A pet, a darling; a woman.
POET - A person who writes poems.
TAPE - Flexible material in a roll with a sticky surface on one or both sides, adhesive tape.
PATE - The head, particularly the top or crown.
TOTE - A bag, specifically a tote bag.
TEAPOT - A vessel for brewing and serving tea.