Difference between revisions of "Pat"

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or '''tap'''
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A '''pat''' (or '''tap''') is a very light [[slap]]. A pat is given with the [[finger]]s or the [[palm]] of the hand, e.g. on someone's [[shoulder]], [[back]], [[arm]], [[thigh]], or [[buttocks]]. The corresponding verb is '''to pat'''. The word pat is an onomatopoeia and can also refer to the sound of a light slap or tap, such as a footstep.
In German, a pat is called a ''Klaps''.