English translation of 'थपथपाना'
1. dab transitive or intransitive verb
If you dab something or dab at something, you touch it several times using quick light movements.
He dabbed the stain with a handkerchief.
He dabbed at his lips with the napkin.
2. pat transitive verb, countable noun
If you pat something or someone, or if you give them a pat, you tap them lightly with your hand held flat, usually as a sign of encouragement, affection, or friendship.
'Don't you worry,' she said, patting me on the knee.
He gave her a pat on the shoulder.
3. pet transitive verb
If you pet an animal, you pat or stroke it affectionately.
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Translation of थपथपाना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary