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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

References in classic literature ?
Trotting along behind her, close to her heels, was quite the most forlorn specimen of the cat tribe she had ever beheld.
He had a pitched battle last evening with the tobacco-king's cat and routed him, horse, foot and artillery.
Please would you tell me,' said Alice, a little timidly, for she was not quite sure whether it was good manners for her to speak first, `why your cat grins like that?
You have 'eard of men who cannot endure the society of a cat--how they cry out and jump in the air if a cat is among those present.
You will have light enough to see the cats by," she said, "without having too much light for
I wish we could believe that cats went to heaven, like people," sighed Cecily.
Swiftly and silently he glided through the forest in the wake of the savage cat, nor was the pursuer, for all his noble birth, one whit less savage than the wild, fierce thing he stalked.
Not long after this another great longing came over the Cat.
You will always be the same size--and the same saucy, inconsiderate Glass Cat, with pink brains and a hard ruby heart.
As he watched the cat deliberately crouch for the spring, Cocky, gallant mote of life that he was, betrayed his one and forgivable panic.
The Cat was laughing also, but tried to hide it by stroking his long whiskers.
The ass placed himself upright on his hind legs, with his forefeet resting against the window; the dog got upon his back; the cat scrambled up to the dog's shoulders, and the cock flew up and sat upon the cat's head.
I've delivered your cat,' he continued, 'from the hands, or rather the gun, of Mr.
A Fox was boasting to a Cat of its clever devices for escaping its enemies.
THE cat got up and stretched herself, and came and sniffed at the basket.