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patting

verb
present participle of pat

Synonyms of patting

to touch or handle in a tender or loving manner
  • affectionately patted the baby on the head

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“Patting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/patting. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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