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English definition of “the patter(ing) of tiny feet”

the patter(ing) of tiny feet

humorous
something you say that means that someone is going to have a baby : Are you telling me we're going to be hearing the patter of tiny feet ?Parents and children
(Definition of the patter(ing) of tiny feet from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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