Patch

A small contrasting part of something

A connection intended to be used for a limited time

Repair by adding pieces

A protective cloth covering for an injured eye

Synonyms

Eyepatch

Sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment)

Synonyms

Darn

Mend

A piece of soft material that covers and protects an injured part of the body

A period of indeterminate length (usually short) marked by some action or condition

Type of

Time

Examples

A patch of bad weather

A small area of ground covered by specific vegetation

Has types

Bed

Garden

Examples

A cabbage patch

A briar patch

Mend by putting a patch on

Synonyms

Patch up

Derivation

Patching

Examples

Patch a hole

To join or unite the pieces of

Synonyms

Piece

Type of

Conjoin

Join

Has types

Vamp

Vamp up

Derivation

Patching

Examples

Patch the skirt

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

A short set of commands to correct a bug in a computer program

Provide with a patch; also used metaphorically

Derivation

Patching

Examples

The field was patched with snow