ADJ. affectionate, friendly | reassuring
VERB + PAT give sb/sth He gave the dog a pat.
PREP. ~ on He gave her a reassuring pat on the shoulder.
ADV. gently, lightly | affectionately
PREP. on He patted her gently on the shoulder.
You can also check Google Dictionary:
中文解释 ), wordnet sense
This site is supported by
Language Study of English, if please feel free to
Send me an email.