Origin of patten
OTHER WORDS FROM pattenpattened, adjective
Other definitions for patten (2 of 2)
How to use patten in a sentence
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.
The chief noises were women's shrill cries, men's laughter, Susan's stays and pattens, Olly Dowden's "heu-heu-heu!"Return of the Native|Thomas Hardy
These pattens were fitted on by means of a screw apparatus, which met in front of the foot and was easily fastened.Lives of the Engineers|Samuel Smiles
Besides these two incumbrances, the stout lady contrived to carry in her hands an umbrella, a basket, and a pair of pattens.Lucretia, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Pattens is desperate, and he is the sort of man who will have no mercy.A Plucky Girl|L. T. Meade
Goloshes had not then come into use, and women wore in muddy weather pattens or clogs.Christopher Crayon's Recollections|J. Ewing Ritchie