cat and mouse

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Synonyms for cat and mouse

a game for children in which the players form a circle and join hands


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One concerned British viewer and an animated cat and mouse have sparked a debate about protecting children from smoking versus preserving art and history.
The danger is that instead of pondering difficult questions and coming up with our own solutions, we may opt to play a game of cat and mouse with the truth.
It is said that the idea for his cartoon strip came from an office boy named Willie, who looked over his shoulder one day at a cartoon of a cat and mouse playing marbles and said, "Why don't you make the mouse chase the cat?
CAT And Mouse explores the lives of those caught up in the Holocaust through the eyes of a child.
From watching the TV cat and mouse cartoons, you would think the two animals sharing the same house would be forever at each other's throats.