Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) spot, speckle, dapple, patch, fleck, maculation (a small contrasting part of something) "a bald spot"; "a leopard's spots"; "a patch of clouds"; "patches of thin ice"; "a fleck of red"
- S: (n) plot, plot of land, plot of ground, patch (a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation) "a bean plot"; "a cabbage patch"; "a briar patch"
- S: (n) patch (a piece of cloth used as decoration or to mend or cover a hole)
- S: (n) while, piece, spell, patch (a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition) "he was here for a little while"; "I need to rest for a piece"; "a spell of good weather"; "a patch of bad weather"
- S: (n) patch (a short set of commands to correct a bug in a computer program)
- S: (n) temporary hookup, patch (a connection intended to be used for a limited time)
- S: (n) mend, patch, darn (sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment)) "her stockings had several mends"
- S: (n) eyepatch, patch (a protective cloth covering for an injured eye)
- S: (n) bandage, patch (a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body)
- S: (v) patch, piece (to join or unite the pieces of) "patch the skirt"
- S: (v) patch (provide with a patch; also used metaphorically) "The field was patched with snow"
- S: (v) patch, patch up (mend by putting a patch on) "patch a hole"
- S: (v) piece, patch (repair by adding pieces) "She pieced the china cup"