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Definitions of cat

  1. To bring to the cathead; as, to cat an anchor. See Anchor. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth; "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. To raise to the cathead and stow there. Cat-beam, the longest beam in a ship. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4. any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and being unable to roar; domestic cats; wildcats Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  6. a spiteful woman gossip; "what a cat she is!" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  7. a large vehicle that is driven by caterpillar tracks; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. An animal of various species of the genera Felis and Lynx. The domestic cat is Felis domestica. The European wild cat (Felis catus) is much larger than the domestic cat. In the United States the name wild cat is commonly applied to the bay lynx (Lynx rufus) See Wild cat, and Tiger cat. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A strong vessel with a narrow stern, projecting quarters, and deep waist. It is employed in the coal and timber trade. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. A strong tackle used to draw an anchor up to the cathead of a ship. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. A double tripod (for holding a plate, etc.), having six feet, of which three rest on the ground, in whatever position in is placed. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. An old game; (a) The game of tipcat and the implement with which it is played. See Tipcat. (c) A game of ball, called, according to the number of batters, one old cat, two old cat, etc. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. A cat o' nine tails. See below. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A flesh-eating animal; especially, the familiar household pet. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. A domestic animal. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  16. A domestic animal, kept to kill mice and rats. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  17. One of various fishes. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  18. A purchase for hoisting an anchor. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. A cat o nine tails. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  20. A domestic animal; a kind of ship; a strong tackle or combination of pulleys, to draw an anchor to the cathead; a double tripod, having six feet, and which falls like a cat. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  21. A well-known domestic animal. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for cat

  1. What do you think of that, my cat – My War Experiences in Two Continents by Sarah Macnaughtan
  2. I fear that there's a cat in the bag. – The Social Cancer A Complete English Version of Noli Me Tangere by José Rizal
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