Pronunciation: (pit'ur-pat'ur), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pitter-patter.html on line 75 [key]
the sound of a rapid succession of light beats or taps, as of rain, footsteps, etc.
to produce or move with this sound: She pitter-pattered along the hallway.
with such a sound: to run pitter-patter through the house.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.