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Origin of patten
OTHER WORDS FROM pattenpattened, adjective
Definition for patten (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for patten
The Pattens did not need the Declaration of Independence to tell them about the American Cause.
Colonists like the Pattens did not fight against imperial rule because they resented paying taxes.
There is the story of three young women slipping into their pattens and going to the well with their pitchers for water.Cornish Saints and Sinners|J. Henry Harris
I hear it answered very well in the case of Pattens, and it shall answer well in my case.A Plucky Girl|L. T. Meade
And at the same time he would give the Pattens something to worry about over night.Bab: A Sub-Deb|Mary Roberts Rinehart
Poor Mrs. Shindy and the children are, meanwhile, in dingy lodgings somewhere, waited upon by a charity girl in pattens.Thackeray|Anthony Trollope
Mrs Durbeyfield's pattens clicked up to the door, and Tess opened it.Tess of the d'Urbervilles|Thomas Hardy