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Patty

[pat-ee] /ˈpæt i/
noun
1.
a female given name, form of Patience or Patricia.
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  • He looked up as Tom came in, and the color flew into pattys cheeks.

    Within the Capes Howard Pyle
  • pattys head sunk lower and lower, but she neither moved nor spoke.

    Within the Capes Howard Pyle
British Dictionary definitions for pattys

patty

/ˈpætɪ/
noun (pl) -ties
1.
a small flattened cake of minced food
2.
a small pie
Word Origin
C18: from French pâté
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Word Origin and History for pattys

patty

n.

"small pie," 1710, from patti-pan (1690s) "something baked in a small pan," from French pâté, from Old French paste (see paste (n.)).

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Slang definitions & phrases for pattys

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paddy

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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