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1. patter

noun. ['ˈpætɝ'] plausible glib talk (especially useful to a salesperson).

Synonyms

  • spiel
  • line
  • line of gab
  • channel

Antonyms

  • saltwater
  • inactivity
  • natural object
  • curve

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pat (English)

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Rhymes with Patter

  • chitterchatter
  • mcphatter
  • mcfatter
  • antimatter
  • vannatter
  • vannater
  • vanatter
  • splatter
  • smatter
  • slatter
  • schlatter
  • scatter
  • platter
  • flatter
  • clatter
  • blatter
  • vatter
  • tatter
  • tatar
  • shatter
  • satter
  • sater
  • natter
  • matter
  • mater
  • latter
  • hatter
  • fatter
  • chatter
  • batter

Sentences with patter


1. Noun, singular or mass
It is frustrating to hear the patter of little rodent feet in the middle of the night.

Quotes about patter


1. Joy descends gently upon us like the evening dew, and does not patter down like a hailstorm.
- Jean Paul

2. The meaning of life is that it is to be lived, and it is not to be traded and conceptualized and squeezed into a patter of systems.
- Bruce Lee, Striking Thoughts: Bruce Lee's Wisdom for Daily Living

3. Pitter Patter I love to hear the pitter patter of little feet ~as they unsuccessfully struggle to break free of my choke hold.
- Beryl Dov

2. pitter-patter

verb. rain gently.

Synonyms

  • rain down
  • spatter
  • sprinkle
  • patter
  • rain

Antonyms

  • unreasonable
  • shallow
  • invalid
  • incomplete

3. pitter-patter

noun. a series of rapid tapping sounds.

Synonyms

  • rap
  • pat

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • unfit
  • injured

4. pitter-patter

adverb. describing a rhythmic beating.

Synonyms

  • pit-a-pat
  • pitty-patty

Antonyms

  • saltwater
  • deposit
  • ride

5. pitter-patter

verb. make light, rapid and repeated sounds.

Synonyms

  • patter
  • go

Antonyms

  • unwholesome
  • broken
  • devoice

6. pitter-patter

adverb. as of footsteps.

Synonyms

  • pit-a-pat
  • pitty-patty

Antonyms

  • inappropriate
  • vowel
  • consonant

7. patter

verb. ['ˈpætɝ'] make light, rapid and repeated sounds.

Synonyms

  • pitter-patter
  • go

Antonyms

  • noncompliance
  • empty
  • dissuasion

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pat (English)

8. patter

noun. ['ˈpætɝ'] a quick succession of light rapid sounds.

Antonyms

  • uncover

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pat (English)

9. patter

verb. ['ˈpætɝ'] rain gently.

Synonyms

  • spit
  • rain down
  • spatter
  • sprinkle
  • rain

Antonyms

  • vowel
  • consonant
  • unsound
  • unhealthy

Etymology

  • -er (English)
  • -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • pat (English)
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