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British English: /pat/
American English: /pæt/

Translation of pat in French:


  • 1 (gentle tap)
    petite tape (f)
    a pat on the head/the knee
    une tape sur la tête/le genou


transitive verb p prés etc -tt-

  • 1 (tap gently)
    tapoter (ball, hand, car)
    to pat one's hair into place
    arranger ses cheveux


to have something off (British English) ou down (American English) pat

connaître quelque chose par cœur

to get a pat on the back

se faire féliciter

to give oneself a pat on the back


to stand pat

(American English)
demeurer inflexible
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