• (n.) A piece of cloth, or other suitable material, sewed or otherwise fixed upon a garment to repair or strengthen it, esp. upon an old garment to cover a hole.
  • (n.) A small piece of anything used to repair a breach; as, a patch on a kettle, a roof, etc.
  • (n.) A small piece of black silk stuck on the face, or neck, to hide a defect, or to heighten beauty.
  • (n.) A piece of greased cloth or leather used as wrapping for a rifle ball, to make it fit the bore.
  • (n.) Fig.: Anything regarded as a patch; a small piece of ground; a tract; a plot; as, scattered patches of trees or growing corn.
  • (n.) A block on the muzzle of a gun, to do away with the effect of dispart, in sighting.
  • (n.) A paltry fellow; a rogue; a ninny; a fool.
  • (v. t.) To mend by sewing on a piece or pieces of cloth, leather, or the like; as, to patch a coat.
  • (v. t.) To mend with pieces; to repair with pieces festened on; to repair clumsily; as, to patch the roof of a house.
  • (v. t.) To adorn, as the face, with a patch or patches.
  • (v. t.) To make of pieces or patches; to repair as with patches; to arrange in a hasty or clumsy manner; -- generally with up; as, to patch up a truce.

Compare patch with other words:

natch vs. patch

latch vs. patch

match vs. patch

patch vs. ratch

patch vs. tatch

parch vs. patch

panch vs. patch

patch vs. potch

hatch vs. patch

patch vs. watch

patch vs. pitch

catch vs. patch

patch vs. path

patch vs. plaque

field vs. patch

bunch vs. patch

patch vs. plot

patch vs. patcher

assument vs. patch

patch vs. zeriba

patch vs. repair

patch vs. puddle

patch vs. stick

patch vs. version

patch vs. stain

patch vs. stitch

patch vs. piecing

patch vs. splodge

bodge vs. patch

patch vs. patched

patch vs. variegate

build vs. patch

patch vs. rebuild

checkered vs. patch

insignia vs. patch

lichen vs. patch

patch vs. revamp

acre vs. patch

patch vs. vamp

clout vs. patch

patch vs. pied

paltry vs. patch

patch vs. quilt

patch vs. patchy

patch vs. patchwork

patch vs. stretch

patch vs. spell

patch vs. period

blotch vs. patch

area vs. patch

patch vs. section

cable vs. patch

bore vs. patch

barrel vs. patch

bug vs. patch

patch vs. sighting

dispart vs. patch

muzzle vs. patch

absorb vs. patch

patch vs. skin

drug vs. patch

impregnate vs. patch

adhesive vs. patch

material vs. patch

patch vs. wound

distinct vs. patch

contrast vs. patch

breach vs. patch

kit vs. patch

patch vs. trainer

patch vs. spot

fog vs. patch

hack vs. patch