verb (used without object), pit·a·pat·ted, pit·a·pat·ting.
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And Stempenju dissolves on his violin and melts like wax; pitapat is all you may hear.
Scolding and pushing Pitapat out before her, she closed the door with a bang.Hidden Hand|Emma Dorothy Eliza Nevitte Southworth
"Three times and out," he whispered as the boys' hearts went pitapat.A Son of the City|Herman Gastrell Seely
She walks the deck; and tick, tick, pitapat, go the four little paws after her.Palmetto-Leaves|Harriet Beecher Stowe
Somebody marched pitapat about the room, and somebody danced by the fireplace.The Chronicles of Rhoda|Florence Tinsley Cox