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Definition of PAT

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Pat \Pat\, n.
     1. A light, quik blow or stroke with the fingers or hand; a tap. [1913 Webster]

     2. A small mass, as of butter, shaped by pats. [1913 Webster]

              It looked like a tessellated work of pats of butter.
                                                    --Dickens. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Pat \Pat\, a. [Cf. pat a light blow, D. te pas convenient, pat, where pas is fr. F. passer to pass.] Exactly suitable; fit; convenient; timely. "Pat allusion."
     --Barrow.
     [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Pat \Pat\, adv.
     In a pat manner.
     [1913 Webster]

           I foresaw then 't would come in pat hereafter.
                                                    --Sterne. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Pat \Pat\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Patted}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Patting}.] [Cf. G. patschen, Prov. G. patzen, to strike, tap.] To strike gently with the fingers or hand; to stroke lightly; to tap; as, to pat a dog. [1913 Webster]

           Gay pats my shoulder, and you vanish quite. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

PAT
         Performance Acceleration Technique (Intel, MCH)


V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (June 2013) [vera]

PAT
         Port and Address Translation (IOS, Cisco, LAN, IP)


V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (June 2013) [vera]

PAT
         Program Association Table (DVB)


V.E.R.A. -- Virtual Entity of Relevant Acronyms (June 2013) [vera]

133 Moby Thesaurus words for "pat":
     a propos, ad rem, adamant, adamantine, adapted, applicable, apposite, appreciated, apprehended, appropriate, apropos, apt, artful endearments, ascertained, at a standstill, batch, beak, becoming, befitting, blandishments, block, brush, bulk, bump, bunt, caress, chink, chuck, chunk, click, clink, clod, clop, clump, clunk, cocker, coddle, comprehended, conceived, cosset, crump, dab, dandle, discerned, dovetailing, down pat, dull thud, endearment, felicitous, fillip, firm, fit, fitted, fitting, flick, flip, flirt, flump, fondle, frozen, geared, gob, grasped, graze, happy, honeyed words, hunk, immobile, immotile, immotive, immovable, inflexible, irremovable, just right, known, likely, loaf, lump, mass, meshing, nugget, on the button, opportune, pad, patter, peck, perceived, pet, pick, pitapat, pitter-patter, plump, plunk, pop, prehended, qualified, quantity, rap, realized, recognized, relevant, right, rigid, seasonable, seized, snap, soft words, sortable, standpat, stationary, suitable, suited, suiting, sweet nothings, sweet talk, tailored, tap, thud, thump, tick, tickle, tinkle, tip, to the point, to the purpose, touch, tunk, understood, unmovable, unmoving, unyielding, wad, whisk


Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 [moby-thesaurus]


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