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Synonyms for cat

feline

Synonyms for cat

feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats

an informal term for a youth or man

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the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea

a whip with nine knotted cords

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a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts

a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis

beat with a cat-o'-nine-tails

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One of the kittens is described as a "dilute torti," that is, a tortoiseshell cat with very muted colors.
The year-old tortoiseshell cat was shot with an air rifle after she went into the garden of the house in Elgin, Moray, at around 6.
A member of the public found the body of the adult female tortoiseshell cat in woods at West Moors Plantation, Poole, Dorset.
The pair, who had been drinking heavily, cut off the head of blind tortoiseshell cat Greta with a blunt axe and left it on a coffee table for the owner to find.
SHE may be getting on in years, but Candy the cream and tortoiseshell cat still has plenty of spirit.
The newly re-opened museum, which has been repainted in its original colours after a pounds 50,000 refurbishment, still has the furniture that belonged to Dylan's mother Florence, who lived there for five years after the poet's death - and had a tortoiseshell cat called Tibby to confront the rats.
Chelsea is a 2-year-old, tortoiseshell cat that has been at Greenhill for nine months.
She was a beautiful tortoiseshell cat and I miss her dearly.
We have Harry the black and white longhaired cat, Helen the shorthaired tortoiseshell cat and Rocky the shorthaired ginger and white cat.
BUTTONS Buttons is a long-haired tortoiseshell cat who lives with Donna and Geoff Grose and sons Brodie, four, and Blake, two, in Linlithgow Where did you get her?
Police eventually forced their way into John Alan Turner's house in Brushwood Avenue, Flint, and found the tortoiseshell cat lying on a sofa, weak and emaciated.
THIS week we say hello to seven-year-old Jessica Mayor and her tortoiseshell cat Tigger.
OUR female tortoiseshell cat went missing from Dykehead, Shotts, Lanarkshire, last week.
Lucky the tortoiseshell cat used up one of his nine lives when he went on an unscheduled tour yesterday ( in the engine of a fire brigade lorry.
Q I'VE GOT a lovely new female tortoiseshell cat but I'm a bit worried about her, as she often seems to be writhing around in pain.