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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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The Drum media and marketing website added that the campaign was "bound to put the cat among the pigeons but even its harshest critics won't be able to deny that it manages to communicate its message".
Former judge Sharon put the cat among the pigeons when she said recently: "I would love to come back to X Factor.
That result has put the cat among the pigeons in terms of the title race with four points separating the top three clubs.
That idea may put the cat among the pigeons, but let us take one step at a time.
Step forward Alsop to put the cat among the pigeons and prompt the club's vocal band to crank it up a couple of notches.
We want to really put the cat among the pigeons as we have in the past but it's getting progressively more difficult.
ATHLETICO Sparkhill have put the cat among the pigeons in this season's Birmingham AFA Senior Cup.
They simply wouldn't stand for the injustice of it - and at that level, a legal challenge would put the cat among the pigeons.
Those who fancy the Northern Irish to put the cat among the pigeons with an early goal can back Leeds striker David Healy, who has 16 international goals in 39 appearances, at 25-1.
Only the referendum result put the cat among the pigeons.
A renowned academic will travel to Newcastle next week and could put the cat among the pigeons.
Good news for those with Christmas debt to clear as Santander has put the cat among the pigeons with lower interest rates on loans.
When you do things like failing to turn up for a funeral, you really put the cat among the pigeons.
AS we forecast last month, the scheduling of Premier League TV games has put the cat among the pigeons.
It would certainly put the cat among the pigeons with the ever increasing legions of plastic surgeons kept busy by people desperate to keep their looks.