Definition for PATCH

PATCH, v.t.

  1. To mend by sewing on a piece or pieces; as, to patch a coat.
  2. To adorn with a patch or with patches. In the middle boxes were several ladies who patched both sides of their faces. – Spectator.
  3. To mend with pieces; to repair clumsily. – Shak.
  4. To repair with pieces fastened on; as, to patch the roof of a house.
  5. To make up of pieces and shreds. – Ralegh.
  6. To dress in a party-colored coat. Shak.
  7. To make suddenly or hastily; to make without regard to forms; as, to patch up a piece.

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