Definitions for patch

Definitions for (noun) patch

Main entry: bandage, patch

Definition: a piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body

Main entry: eyepatch, patch

Definition: a protective cloth covering for an injured eye

Main entry: patch, darn, mend

Definition: sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment)

Usage: her stockings had several mends

Main entry: patch

Definition: a piece of cloth used as decoration or to mend or cover a hole

Main entry: temporary hookup, patch

Definition: a connection intended to be used for a limited time

Main entry: spot, speckle, dapple, fleck, maculation, patch

Definition: a small contrasting part of something

Usage: a bald spot; a leopard's spots; a patch of clouds; patches of thin ice; a fleck of red

Main entry: patch

Definition: a short set of commands to correct a bug in a computer program

Main entry: patch, plot, plot of ground, plot of land

Definition: a small area of ground covered by specific vegetation

Usage: a bean plot; a cabbage patch; a briar patch

Main entry: while, patch, piece, spell

Definition: a period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition

Usage: he was here for a little while; I need to rest for a piece; a spell of good weather; a patch of bad weather

Definitions for (verb) patch

Main entry: patch, piece

Definition: repair by adding pieces

Usage: She pieced the china cup

Main entry: patch, patch up

Definition: mend by putting a patch on

Usage: patch a hole

Main entry: piece, patch

Definition: to join or unite the pieces of

Usage: patch the skirt

Main entry: patch

Definition: provide with a patch; also used metaphorically

Usage: The field was patched with snow

Visual thesaurus for patch