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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: patter(0.01077 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to patter.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: plausible glib talk (especially useful to a salesperson)
[syn: spiel, line of gab]
2: a quick succession of light rapid sounds; “the patter of
mice”; “the patter of tiny feet”
v 1: rain gently; “It has only sprinkled, but the roads are
slick” [syn: sprinkle, spit, spatter, pitter-patter]
2: make light, rapid and repeated sounds; “gently pattering
rain” [syn: pitter-patter]
English → English (gcide)
Patter \Pat"ter\, v. t.
1. To spatter; to sprinkle. [R.] “And patter the water about
the boat.” --J. R. Drake.
2. [See Patter, v. i., 2.] To mutter; as prayers.
[The hooded clouds] patter their doleful prayers.
To patter flash, to talk in thieves' cant. [Slang]
Patter \Pat"ter\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Pattered; p. pr. & vb.
n. Pattering.] [Freq. of pat to strike gently.]
1. To strike with a quick succession of slight, sharp sounds;
as, pattering rain or hail; pattering feet.
The stealing shower is scarce to patter heard.
2. To mutter; to mumble; as, to patter with the lips.
--Tyndale. [In this sense, and in the following, perh.
3. To talk glibly; to chatter; to harangue. [Colloq.]
I've gone out and pattered to get money. --Mayhew.
Patter \Pat"ter\, n.
1. A quick succession of slight sounds; as, the patter of
rain; the patter of little feet.
2. Glib and rapid speech; a voluble harangue.
3. The cant of a class; patois; as, thieves's patter;
4. The language or oratory of a street peddler, conjurer, or
the like, hence, glib talk; a voluble harangue; mere talk;
chatter; also, specif., rapid speech, esp. as sometimes
introduced in songs. [Cant or Colloq.]
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]