Usage examples for patterned

  1. This novelty was the reason why he has been classed as a " gifted amateur" and even to- day is he regarded by many musicians as a skilful inventor of piano passages and patterned figures instead of what he really is- one of the most daring harmonists since Bach. – Chopin: The Man and His Music by James Huneker
  2. The garret was dark, except where the light of the waning moon filtering through the sheet, fell upon the portrait and patterned the floor in squares of silver. – Colonel Carter's Christmas and The Romance of an Old-Fashioned Gentleman by F. Hopkinson Smith