Definition of 'pitter-patter'
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It was raining steadily by then and during his pauses I could hear the pitter-patter upon thousands of leaves. THE DEVIL'S OWN WORK (2002)And possibly, just possibly, a tiny, shrew-footed, virtually inaudible, pitter-patter of rage. BEHINDLINGS (2002)
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