Definition Of patter
a repeated light tapping.
the rain had stopped its vibrating patter above him
make a repeated light tapping sound.
a flurry of rain pattered against the window
rapid or smooth-flowing continuous talk, such as that used by a comedian or salesman.
slick black hair, flashy clothes, and a New York line of patter
talk at length without saying anything significant.
she pattered on incessantly
Example Of patter
a patter song of invective
All I can hear is the light patter of the rain outside, and the sound of water dripping from my drenched self onto the car seat.
And, as always, you can try your patter on the audience with the $50 joke competition.
But after this pile-up of patter , the best he can do is to accept that the poor creature is incorrigible.
But I can't make myself pause and inhale the view today, instead I patter down the steps towards the rose gardens and another wedding.