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  Definition of Pat
  1. a light touch or stroke
  2. the sound made by a gentle blow
  3. hit lightly; "pat him on the shoulder"
  4. pat or squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin
  5. exactly suited to the occasion; "a pat reply"
  6. having only superficial plausibility; "glib promises"; "a slick commercial"
  7. completely or perfectly; "he has the lesson pat"; "had the system down pat"
Similar Words: tap, dab, rap, chuck, glib, slick

 

Hyponyms: pitter-patter

 

Derivational Morphology: dab, swab, swob, chuck, tap, rap, knock, pink, tip

 

Anagrams: tap, ATP, apt

 

 
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