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patter2

pat·ter2

patter2

pronunciation:
pae tr
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb, transitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: rapid, glib, and often amusing talk, as by a comedian, salesman, auctioneer, or magician.
definition 2: rapid, often meaningless chatter.
similar words:
chatter, jargon
definition 3: the jargon of a particular group.
similar words:
cant
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: pattered, pattering, patters
definition: to talk rapidly, often in a glib, mechanical, or nonsensical manner.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
definition: to utter in a rapid, mechanical, glib manner.