Thesaurus > Related Words: pitter-patter

  Words related to pitter-patter

Related / Similar Words: patter, sprinkle, spit, spatter, pit-a-pat, pitty-patty, pitty-pat

 

Definition:
  • a series of rapid tapping sounds; "she missed the pitter-patter of little feet around the house";
  • make light, rapid and repeated sounds; "gently pattering rain";
  • rain gently; "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick";
  • describing a rhythmic beating; "his heart went pit-a-pat";
  • as of footsteps; "he came running pit-a-pat down the hall";

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    Derivational Morphology: patter, scattering, sprinkle, sprinkling

     

     
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