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Synonyms for pat

tap

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lump

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pat someone on the back

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pat yourself on the back

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  • boast about yourself
  • congratulate yourself
  • blow your own trumpet
  • talk big
  • brag about yourself
  • preen yourself
  • big yourself up

Synonyms for pat

to touch or stroke affectionately

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the sound made by a gentle blow

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a light touch or stroke

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pat or squeeze fondly or playfully, especially under the chin

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hit lightly

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having only superficial plausibility

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exactly suited to the occasion

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References in classic literature ?
He was sorry that he had danced; sorry that he had upset Heinrich; sorry that he had subjected the Good Sport's nervous system to such a strain; sorry that so much glass had been broken and so many pats of butter bruised beyond repair.
1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, Pat Catan's is partnering with Viabella Holdings, LLC to support The Up Side of Downs of Northeast Ohio with a special promotion on Viabella greeting cards.
Raheeq said that PPP, PTI, JI, MQM, ANP, PML-Q, MWM, Sunni Ittehad, APML, civil society, Human Rights groups and representatives of the lawyers community will participate apart from PAT and Minajul Quran workers.
I know Pat is only boxing at about 70% of his ability as he is still rusty.
The man who created Pat has just revealed the truth, and it's really rather disappointing for locals in the Highland village of Arisaig.
From airports, the PAT chief has planned to lead a rally all the way to the Data Durbar via Ring Road and Canal Road.
When Dick first entered politics, Pat and Dick started out as a "team," a term Brennan uses frequently to describe their relationship.
Starring alongside Postman Pat will be favourites Ted Glen, Mrs Goggins, Ajay, Amy and of course Pat's trusted sidekick Jess the cat.
Pat had an emotional meeting with birth mother Mildred Weaver, now 94.
Pat, a part-time music teacher who was entered for the show by his girlfriend Maria Lacey, said he was over the moon to win an album deal with Universal Records.
MUM-OF-THREE Lisa Gardner remembers growing up with Postman Pat.
And, as Pat shows in new TV series So Would You Dump Me Now?
The primary subject matter of this case is that of a high potential young manager, Pat Carpenter, employed by a successful large organization who is highly conflicted on the course of action to take when given a new assignment.
L to R: Pat Michels, Mary Sue Michels (Pat's wife), Michelle (Pat's daughter), Kevin Michels, Phillip (Pat's son), Connie Michels (Kevin's wife), Allison (Pat's daughter), Steve Michels, Ruth Michels, Tim Michels and Barbara Michels, (Tim's wife).