If you want to splash in a giant puddle, just leave the spigot open in your backyard. A spigot is a faucet, a device to turn water on and off. If you leave a spigot open, the water will keep flowing.

In the U.S., most of us call an indoor valve (in the kitchen or bathroom) a faucet, and the outdoor one a spigot. In other English-speaking places, a spigot is a plug inserted in a cask, or one end of a pipe. It's not uncommon for this word to be pronounced “spicket,” with some dictionaries including that as an acceptable way to say it.

Definitions of spigot

n a regulator for controlling the flow of a liquid from a reservoir

mixing faucet
single faucet for separate hot and cold water pipes
cock, stopcock, turncock
faucet consisting of a rotating device for regulating flow of a liquid
hydrant, tap, water faucet, water tap
a faucet for drawing water from a pipe or cask
Type of:
any of various controls or devices for regulating or controlling fluid flow, pressure, temperature, etc.

n a plug for a bunghole in a cask

Type of:
plug, stopper, stopple
blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly

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