Definition of CAT

  1. (noun)feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats
  2. (noun)an informal term for a youth or man
  3. (noun)a spiteful woman gossip
  4. (noun)the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant
  5. (noun)a whip with nine knotted cords
  6. (noun)a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work
  7. (noun)any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild
  8. (verb)beat with a cat-o'-nine-tails
  9. (verb)eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth