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Synonyms for catty

Synonyms for catty

any of various units of weight used in southeastern Asia (especially a Chinese measure equal to 500 grams)

marked by or arising from malice

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Featherston and Sloat are compelling, the latter grating on our nerves as much as Katie's as he foolishly introduces a Ouija board to the house then rows with his frazzled girlfriend, cattily telling her to "go hang out with your friend upstairs!" Physical manifestations of the malevolent spirit start with a light turning on in the middle of the night, or a shadow moving across the bedroom door.
I think there should be more Johns out there," says Basu cattily.
Dannii reportedly retaliated by calling Cheryl's band Gorillas Aloud, adding cattily "and Cheryl is the silverback gorilla."
opening of Lyceum Group's new city bar Alma De Cuba, which one reveller cattily said "could have have done with a woman's touch".
Sixteen-year-old Pougbila (Claire Ilboudo) is an exuberant dancer, which causes jealous peers to remark cattily on her seductive moves.
Dedee cattily made Michelle seem dull by revealing, `She's smart, cautious and shy, whereas I'm wild and outrageous and talk before I think.' Never...
The unstoppable advancement of the power girls led Russian-born glamour puss Kournikova to cattily deride her rivals by saying: "I hate my muscles.
That is true, and one can't help but think of the sixteen Chinese artists Szeemann has gathered for his show - even if a number of them, as it was cattily noted, have already left China and moved to such art centers as New York and Paris.
Last night many viewers were convinced the curly haired lothario would pick Kendall after he was friend zoned by Hayley - who can't even say his name properly and cattily called him a game player.
Corrie also delivered the best line of the night when Audrey cattily asked her many-wedded daughter Gail to remind everyone "where you are with your surname these days".
The pressures of fame weigh heavily on Scott and the relationship flounders, causing Liberace to quip cattily: "I can't stand it when you have a face like that, especially after all the money I paid for it."
Cheryl said, somewhat cattily we think: "We're not trying to be R&B based - besides, they're about 10 years older than us."Meow.
Pic stars Salwen regular Caroleen Feeney as Gwen, cattily unreliable narrator/anti-heroine and ringleader of the central triumvirate of beauties.
She has been feuding with Christina, 22, since cattily mimicking her on the reality show.
Co-star Nick Freedman, who played her on-screen boyfriend, brands her "a silly little redhead", cattily saying: "The best bit was when I had to act blind because I didn't have to see her.""