[pat-doun] /ˈpætˌdaʊn/ noun 1. an act or instance of passing the hands over the body of a clothed person to detect concealed weapons, drugs, etc.; frisking.
- Pat-down search
noun phrase A search made by patting the outer clothing: During a pat-down search, a female Milwaukee police officer felt something soft in one of Guy’s pockets (1974+)
[peyt] /peɪt/ noun 1. the crown or top of the head. 2. the head. 3. the brain. [paht] /pɑt/ noun 1. porcelain paste used in ceramic work. [pah-tey, pa‐; French pah-tey, pa‐] /pɑˈteɪ, pæ‐; French pɑˈteɪ, pæ‐/ noun, plural pâtés [pah-teyz, pa‐; French pah-tey] /pɑˈteɪz, pæ‐; French pɑˈteɪ/ (Show IPA) 1. French Cookery. a paste […]
[pah ta shoo] /pɑ ta ˈʃu/ noun 1. French Cookery. .