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Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 6
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English - Etymology 6

Shortened from _catapult_. NOUN CAT (_plural_ CATS) * (military, naval) A catapult. _a carrier's bow CATS_

Shortened from catapult.

Noun

cat (plural cats)

  1. (military, naval) A catapult.
    a carrier's bow cats

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (UK) IPA(key): /kæt/, [kʰæt], [kʰæʔ] * (US) IPA(key): /kæt/, [kʰæt], [kʰæʔ], [kʰeə̯t̚], [kʰæt̚ ], [kʰæʔt̚ ] * Rhymes: -æt

  • (UK) IPA(key): /kæt/, [kʰæt], [kʰæʔ]
  • (US) IPA(key): /kæt/, [kʰæt], [kʰæʔ], [kʰeə̯t̚], [kʰæt̚ ], [kʰæʔt̚ ]
  • Rhymes: -æt

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _cat_, _catte_, from Old English _catt_ (“male cat”) and _catte_ (“female cat”), from Late Latin _cattus_ (“domestic cat”), from Latin _catta_ (used around 75 CE by Martial), from Afro-Asiatic (compare Nubian _kadís_, Berber _kaddîska_ 'wildcat'), from Late Egyptian _čaute_, feminine of _čaus_ 'jungle cat, African wildcat', from earlier Egyptian _tešau_ 'female cat'. Akin to Scots _cat_ (“cat”), West Frisian _kat_ (“cat”), North Frisian _kåt_ (“cat”), Dutch _kat_ (“cat”), Low German _Katt, Katte_ (“cat”), German _Katze_ (“cat”), Danish _kat_ (“cat”), Swedish _katt_ (“cat”), Icelandic _köttur_ (“cat”), Welsh _cath_ (“cat”), Armenian _կատու_ (katu, “cat”), Occitan _cat_. NOUN CAT (_plural_ CATS) * An animal of the family _Felidae_: * 2011, Karl Kruszelnicki, _Brain Food_ (ISBN 1466828129), page 53: Mammals need two genes to make the taste receptor for sugar. Studies in various CATS (tigers, cheetahs and domestic cats) showed that one of these genes has mutated and no longer works. * A domesticated subspecies (_Felis silvestris catus_) of feline animal, commonly kept as a house pet. [from 8thc.] * 1893, Walter Besant, _The Ivory Gate_, chapterII: At twilight in the summer there is never anybody to fear—man, woman, or CAT—in the chambers and at that hour the mice come out. They do not eat parchment or foolscap or red tape, but they eat the luncheon crumbs. * Any similar animal of the family Felidae, which includes lions, tigers, bobcats, etc. * A catfish. * 1913, Willa Cather, _O Pioneers!_, chapter 2: She missed the fish diet of her own country, and twice every summer she sent the boys to the river, twenty miles to the southward, to fish for channel CAT. * A person. * (offensive) A spiteful or angry woman. [from earlier 13thc.] * An enthusiast or player of jazz. * 2008, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, "Hold on to Yourself": I turn on the radio / There's some CAT on the saxophone / Laying down a litany of excuses * (slang) A person (usually male). * (slang) A prostitute. [from at least early 15thc.] * (nautical) A strong tackle used to hoist an anchor to the cathead of a ship. * (chiefly nautical) Short form of cat-o'-nine-tails. * 1839, testimony by Henry L. Pinckney, recorded in the _Documents of the Assembly of the State of New York_ (Assembly No. 335), page 44: […] he whipped a black man for disobedience of his orders fifty lashes; and again whipped him with a CAT, which he wound with wire, about the same number of stripes; […] he used this CAT on one other man, and then destroyed the CAT wound with wire. * (slang) Any of a variety of earth-moving machines. (from their manufacturer Caterpillar Inc.) * (archaic) A sturdy merchant sailing vessel (now only in "catboat"). * (archaic, uncountable) The game of "trap and ball" (also called "cat and dog"). * The trap of the game of "trap and ball". * (slang, vulgar, African American Vernacular) A vagina, a vulva; the female external genitalia. * 1969, Iceberg Slim, _Pimp: The Story of My Life_ (Holloway House Publishing): "What the hell, so this broad's got a prematurely-gray CAT." * 2005, Carolyn Chambers Sanders, _Sins & Secrets_ (Hachette Digital): As she came up, she tried to put her CAT in his face for some licking. * 2007, Franklin White, _Money for Good_ (Simon and Schuster), page 64: I had a notion to walk over to her, rip her apron off, sling her housecoat open and put my finger inside her CAT to see if she was wet or freshly fucked because the dream I had earlier was beginning to really annoy me. * A double tripod (for holding a plate, etc.) with six feet, of which three rest on the ground,

From Middle English cat, catte, from Old English catt (male cat) and catte (female cat), from Late Latin cattus (domestic cat), from Latin catta (used around 75 CE by Martial), from Afro-Asiatic (compare Nubian kadís, Berber kaddîska 'wildcat'), from Late Egyptian čaute, feminine of čaus 'jungle cat, African wildcat', from earlier Egyptian tešau 'female cat'. Akin to Scots cat (cat), West Frisian kat (cat), North Frisian kåt (cat), Dutch kat (cat), Low German Katt, Katte (cat), German Katze (cat), Danish kat (cat), Swedish katt (cat), Icelandic köttur (cat), Welsh cath (cat), Armenian կատու (katu, cat), Occitan cat.

Noun

cat (plural cats)

  1. An animal of the family Felidae:
    1. A domesticated subspecies (Felis silvestris catus) of feline animal, commonly kept as a house pet. [from 8thc.]
    2. Any similar animal of the family Felidae, which includes lions, tigers, bobcats, etc.
  2. A catfish.
  3. A person.
    1. (offensive) A spiteful or angry woman. [from earlier 13thc.]
    2. An enthusiast or player of jazz.
    3. (slang) A person (usually male).
    4. (slang) A prostitute. [from at least early 15thc.]
  4. (nautical) A strong tackle used to hoist an anchor to the cathead of a ship.
  5. (chiefly nautical) Short form of cat-o'-nine-tails.
  6. (slang) Any of a variety of earth-moving machines. (from their manufacturer Caterpillar Inc.)
  7. (archaic) A sturdy merchant sailing vessel (now only in "catboat").
  8. (archaic, uncountable) The game of "trap and ball" (also called "cat and dog").
    1. The trap of the game of "trap and ball".
  9. (slang, vulgar, African American Vernacular) A vagina, a vulva; the female external genitalia.
  10. A double tripod (for holding a plate, etc.) with six feet, of which three rest on the ground,
    Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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Abbreviation of _catamaran_. NOUN CAT (_plural_ CATS) * A catamaran.

Abbreviation of catamaran.

Noun

cat (plural cats)

  1. A catamaran.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

Abbreviation of _catenate_. NOUN CAT (_plural_ CATS) * (computing) A program and command in Unix that reads one or more files and directs their content to an output device. VERB CAT (_third-person singular simple present_ CATS, _present participle_ CATTING, _simple past and past participle_ CATTED) * (transitive, computing) To apply the CAT command to (one or more files). * (computing slang) To dump large amounts of data on (an unprepared target) usually with no intention of browsing it carefully.

Abbreviation of catenate.

Noun

cat (plural cats)

  1. (computing) A program and command in Unix that reads one or more files and directs their content to an output device.

Verb

cat (third-person singular simple present cats, present participle catting, simple past and past participle catted)

  1. (transitive, computing) To apply the cat command to (one or more files).
  2. (computing slang) To dump large amounts of data on (an unprepared target) usually with no intention of browsing it carefully.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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Possibly a shortened form of _catastrophic_. ADJECTIVE CAT (_not comparable_) * (Ireland, informal) terrible, disastrous. _The weather was CAT, so they returned home early._ USAGE NOTES This usage is common in speech but rarely appears in writing.

Possibly a shortened form of catastrophic.

Adjective

cat (not comparable)

  1. (Ireland, informal) terrible, disastrous.
    The weather was cat, so they returned home early.
Usage notes

This usage is common in speech but rarely appears in writing.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 5
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English - Etymology 5

Shortened from _methcathinone_. NOUN CAT (_uncountable_) * A street name of the drug methcathinone.

Shortened from methcathinone.

Noun

cat (uncountable)

  1. A street name of the drug methcathinone.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - REFERENCES
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English - References

* ^ Douglas Harper, _Online Etymology Dictionary_, s.v. "cat", [html], retrieved on 29 September 2009: [1]. * ^ Jean-Paul Savignac, _Dictionnaire français-gaulois_, s.v. "chat" (Paris: Errance, 2004), 82.

  1. ^ Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, s.v. "cat", [html], retrieved on 29 September 2009: [1].
  2. ^ Jean-Paul Savignac, Dictionnaire français-gaulois, s.v. "chat" (Paris: Errance, 2004), 82.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catENGLISH - ANAGRAMS
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English - Anagrams

* act, act., Act., ACT, ATC, tac, TAC, TCA


Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catINDONESIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Indonesian - Etymology

From Malay _cat_, from Min Nan _漆_ (chhat), from Middle Chinese _漆_ (tsit).

From Malay cat, from Min Nan (chhat), from Middle Chinese (tsit).

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catINDONESIAN - NOUN
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Indonesian - Noun

CAT * paint (substance)

cat

  1. paint (substance)

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catIRISH - ETYMOLOGY
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Irish - Etymology

From Old Irish _catt_, from Latin _cattus_.

From Old Irish catt, from Latin cattus.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catIRISH - PRONUNCIATION
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Irish - Pronunciation

* (Munster) IPA(key): [kɑt̪ˠ] * (Connacht, Ulster) IPA(key): [kat̪ˠ] * (Cois Fharraige) IPA(key): [kʊt̪ˠ] (as if spelled _cut_)

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catIRISH - NOUN
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Irish - Noun

CAT m (_genitive_ CAIT, _plural_ CAIT) * cat (domestic feline; member of the Felidae) DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS

cat m (genitive cait, plural cait)

  1. cat (domestic feline; member of the Felidae)

Declension

Derived terms

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catIRISH - REFERENCES
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* "cat" in _Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla_, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catLOJBAN - RAFSI
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Lojban - Rafsi

CAT * rafsi of _cartu_.

cat

  1. rafsi of cartu.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catMALAY - ETYMOLOGY
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Malay - Etymology

From Min Nan _漆_ (chhat), from Middle Chinese _漆_ (tsit).

From Min Nan (chhat), from Middle Chinese (tsit).

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catMALAY - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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Malay - Alternative Forms

* چت

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catMALAY - PRONUNCIATION
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Malay - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /t͡ʃat/ * Rhymes: -t͡ʃat, -at

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃat/
  • Rhymes: -t͡ʃat, -at

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catMALAY - NOUN
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Malay - Noun

CAT (_Jawi spelling_ چت) * paint (substance)

cat (Jawi spelling چت)

  1. paint (substance)

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catNORMAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Norman - Etymology

From Late Latin _cattus_.

From Late Latin cattus.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catNORMAN - PRONUNCIATION
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Norman - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /ka/

  • IPA(key): /ka/

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catNORMAN - NOUN
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Norman - Noun

CAT m (_plural_ CATS; _feminine_ CATTE, _plural_ CATTES) * cat * _c._ 1830, George Métivier, ‘Lamentations de Damaris’: Où'est donc qu'j'iron, mé et mes puches / Ma CATTE, et l'reste de l'écu? * 2006, Peggy Collenette, ‘D'la gâche de Guernési’, _P'tites Lures Guernésiaises_, Cromwell Press 2006, page 20: Ils d'visirent pour enne haeure, mais la Louise était pas chagrinaïe au tour sa pâte, pasqué a savait que le CAT était à gardaïr la pâte caoude. (_They talked for an hour, but Louise was not worried about her dough, because she knew that the CAT was keeping the dough warm._) * (Jersey) common dab (_Limanda limanda_) DERIVED TERMS * catchiéthe (“cat-flap”)

cat m (plural cats; feminine catte, plural cattes)

  1. cat
  2. (Jersey) common dab (Limanda limanda)

Derived terms

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catMIDDLE ENGLISH - NOUN
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Middle English - Noun

CAT (_plural_ CATS) * cat (feline)

cat (plural cats)

  1. cat (feline)

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catROMANIAN - ETYMOLOGY
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Romanian - Etymology

Turkish _kat_.

Turkish kat.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catROMANIAN - NOUN
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Romanian - Noun

CAT n (_plural_ CATE) * floor (storey) DECLENSION

cat n (plural cate)

  1. floor (storey)

Declension

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catSCOTTISH GAELIC - ETYMOLOGY
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Scottish Gaelic - Etymology

From Old Irish _catt_, from Latin _cattus_.

From Old Irish catt, from Latin cattus.

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catSCOTTISH GAELIC - PRONUNCIATION
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Scottish Gaelic - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /kʰaʰt̪/

  • IPA(key): /kʰaʰt̪/

Que a categoria em Definição / Significado de catSCOTTISH GAELIC - NOUN
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Scottish Gaelic - Noun

CAT m (_genitive and plural_ CAIT) * cat (animal) DECLENSION DERIVED TERMS * clòimh-chat

cat m (genitive and plural cait)

  1. cat (animal)

Declension



Derived terms

  • clòimh-chat


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