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pat

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of pat




pat

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pat

  1. without any flaws or errors <after months of practicing for the competition, the cheerleaders have their moves down pat> Synonyms faultlessly, flawlessly, ideally, immaculately, impeccably, perfectlyRelated Words excellently, fabulously, finely, grandly, greatly, marvelously, superbly, superiorly, superlatively, terrifically; exceptionally, fancily, speciallyNear Antonyms deficiently, inadequately, incompletely, insufficiently; fallibly; atrociously, execrably, wretchedlyAntonyms amiss, badly, defectively, faultily, imperfectly




pat

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of pat

  1. to touch or handle in a tender or loving manner <affectionately patted the baby on the head> Synonyms caress, gentle, love, fondle, pet, strokeRelated Words bill, canoodle, cuddle, neck, nestle, nose, nuzzle, snuggle, spoon; feel up, paw; cradle, embrace, enfold, hug; bounce, dandle; knead, massage; baby, coddle, indulge, mollycoddle, pamper, spoil




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