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pat on the back

phrase

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an acceptance of something as satisfactory
  • Her boss gave her a pat on the back for a job well done.

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“Pat on the back.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pat%20on%20the%20back. Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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