An example of a patch is a fabric butterfly sewn over a hole in a pair of jeans.
An example of a patch is what fictional pirate's often wear over one eye.
An example of patch is fixing the hole in a tent.
Weathered a difficult patch after losing his job.
Patched my pants.
Patch a quilt.
They patched together the broken statues with glue and plaster. The delegates will be forced to patch up their differences.
A potato patch.
A rough patch in their marriage.
To patch a quilt.
An example of a patch is small area of grass in the middle of a parking lot.
An example of a patch is a red wine stain on white carpet.
Patches of snow on the ground.
- Not nearly so good as; not of comparable quality as.The sequel is not a patch on the original movie.
- To bring to an end or settle (differences, a quarrel, etc.).
Origin of patch
- Middle English pacche perhaps alteration of pece, pecche piece piece
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition