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Synonyms for pitter-patter
ˈpɪt ərˈpæt ərpit·ter-pat·ter

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  1. pitter-patterverb

    a series of rapid tapping sounds

    "she missed the pitter-patter of little feet around the house"

  2. sprinkle, spit, spatter, patter, pitter-patterverb

    rain gently

    "It has only sprinkled, but the roads are slick"

    Synonyms:
    swash, spit, sprinkle, dot, skewer, spit out, ptyalize, spue, plash, spatter, scatter, ptyalise, sparge, patter, besprinkle, dust, spew, bespatter, disperse, splash, splosh, splatter

  3. patter, pitter-patteradverb

    make light, rapid and repeated sounds

    "gently pattering rain"

    Synonyms:
    spatter, sprinkle, spit, patter

  4. pit-a-pat, pitty-patty, pitty-pat, pitter-patteradverb

    as of footsteps

    "he came running pit-a-pat down the hall"

    Synonyms:
    pitty-pat, pitty-patty, pit-a-pat

  5. pit-a-pat, pitty-patty, pitty-pat, pitter-patteradverb

    describing a rhythmic beating

    "his heart went pit-a-pat"

    Synonyms:
    pitty-pat, pitty-patty, pit-a-pat

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  1. Donald Trump:

    She says the same thing over and over and over, but a lot of the people didn't hear it in the debate so they heard it for the first time. It's almost like robotic, frankly, she's got a good line of pitter-patter but if you listen for 5 minutes you develop a tremendous headache.


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