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ˈpæt sipat·sy

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chump, fool, gull, mark, patsy, fall guy, sucker, soft touch, mugnoun

    a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of

Wiktionary

  1. Patsynoun

    A diminutive of the female given name Patricia.

    Etymology: The term dates back at least to the 1870s in the United States, close to the peak of Irish migration.

  2. Patsynoun

    A diminutive of the male given name Patrick.

    Etymology: The term dates back at least to the 1870s in the United States, close to the peak of Irish migration.

  3. patsynoun

    A person who is taken advantage of, especially by being cheated or blamed for something.

    Etymology: The term dates back at least to the 1870s in the United States, close to the peak of Irish migration.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of patsy in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of patsy in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of patsy in a Sentence

  1. John Andrew:

    Lou was a true victim’s advocate, it wasn’t his job to protect John and Patsy Ramsey. His objective was to find the killer. This was a six-year-old girl who was killed on Christmas Day. We should answer for that.

  2. Randy Credico:

    I am a decoy, the patsy to divert attention, or Roger Stone just didn't have one( an intermediary) and Roger Stone ego was too big to admit that.

  3. Mac Wiseman:

    He and Patsy didn’t always agree on everything, but she loved him. And vice versa.

Images & Illustrations of patsy

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