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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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Yet there remains enough of a threat of rain in the Dublin area from Friday evening to potentially set the cat among the pigeons again for punters and connections of big guns golden horn, gleneagles and Free Eagle, who all have a preference for quicker conditions.
A report from the International Monetary Fund early this month, however, really set the cat among the pigeons, noting that China was heading for slow growth, deflation and poor trading figures.
The non-use of special ink during the May 2013 elections first came forward in two National Assembly's constituencies in Karachi and that set the cat among the pigeons, the petitioner maintained adding that the issue has now spiraled into a larger one which has raised a question to the veracity of the entire electoral process.
However, Gove set the cat among the pigeons with an unusually personal attack on his party's coalition partners, saying the Lib Dems were beset by their own power struggles, remarks that were seen as an attempt to deflect attention from the Tories' internal rows.
Business Secretary Vince Cable has set the cat among the pigeons with his strong comments warning that the Government is not ready to hand funding over to Local Enterprise Partnerships.
Newcomer Alistair Gillespie (Neil Pearson), the hospital''s new Head of Clinical Services, soon makes his presence felt with a few controversial decisions, though it looks like Lizzie Clapham will also set the cat among the pigeons as she offers support for neuro and cardiac patients.
Newcomer Alistair Gillespie (Neil Pearson), the hospital's new Head of Clinical Services, soon makes his presence felt with a few controversial decisions, though it looks like Lizzie Clapham will also set the cat among the pigeons as she offers support for neuro and cardiac patients.
Alistair Gillespie (Neil Pearson), the hospital's new Head of Clinical Services, soon makes his presence felt with a few controversial decisions, though it looks like Lizzie Clapham (Tracy-Ann Oberman) will also set the cat among the pigeons as she offers support for neuro and cardiac patients.
THIS week Mel B set the cat among the pigeons by mentioning there was an offer on the table for the Spice Girls to reform again for the Queen's Diamond Jubilee concert.
Having said that, the arrival of the new economical two-wheel drive Freelander is more likely to set the cat among the pigeons.
DISY Vice President Averoff Neophytou set the cat among the pigeons on Thursday during the House of Representatives debate on the 2010 budget, proposing a series of cuts in the inflated public sector payroll, which he identified as the main cause of the structural problems in the economy.
As you can imagine, it set the cat among the pigeons.
MUMBAI: Nine days ahead of his retirement, Suprakash Chakravarty, the director general of police, Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) of Maharashtra police, has set the cat among the pigeons by requesting the government for permission to probe allegations of corruption against two top police officers - the newly appointed Mumbai Police Commissioner D.