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Synonyms for pitter-patter
a series of rapid tapping sounds
make light, rapid and repeated sounds
describing a rhythmic beating
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Shouting in big capital letters, he blogged: "THERE WILL BE PITTER-PATTERING
He could hear pitter-pattering outside his door, 'running, as of imps, up and down the stairs'.
That night, from his bed, he could hear the same sinister pitter-pattering, and the light of morning revealed the traces he hoped for - or perhaps dreaded.
Devoid of operatic frou-frou, the 13-song score is slender but agreeable, with one charming love duet (``Half a Moment'') and a pitter-pattering
buoyancy reminiscent of Gilbert and Sullivan.