pit-a-pat


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Adv.1.pit-a-pat - as of footsteps; "he came running pit-a-pat down the hall"
2.pit-a-pat - describing a rhythmic beating; "his heart went pit-a-pat"
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DON'T really know why those tennis girlies at Wimbers bother with the irritating business of actually playing the pit-a-pat.