What is another word for pitter-patter?

Pronunciation: [pˈɪtəpˈatə] (IPA)

The onomatopoeic word "pitter-patter" is often used to describe the sound of light, quick footsteps, raindrops or anything making a rapid tapping noise. There are many synonyms for this word that can be used to convey a similar sense of movement, such as "tip-toe," "tiptoe," "scamper," "skitter," and "skittering." Other similar words include "scuttle," "dart," "flit," and "flitting." Each of these words can be used to add a sense of urgency and quickness to a sentence or description and lend a dynamic, kinetic feeling to any writing or speech.

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What are the hypernyms for Pitter-patter?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Pitter-patter?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.
  • hyponyms for pitter-patter (as nouns)

Famous quotes with Pitter-patter

  • We've begun to long for the pitter-patter of little feet - so we bought a dog. Well, it's cheaper, and you get more feet.
    Rita Rudner
  • We all need somebody to talk to. It would be good if we talked... not just pitter-patter, but real talk. We shouldn't be so afraid, because most people really like this contact; that you show you are vulnerable makes them free to be vulnerable.
    Liv Ullmann

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