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pussycat

noun uk   us   /ˈpʊs.i.kæt/

pussycat noun (ANIMAL)

[C] (also pussy) child's word a cat: Look, Martha, a pussycat!

pussycat noun (PERSON)

[C usually singular] humorous someone who is surprisingly gentle: Mike likes to make out that he's tough, but he's a pussycat really.
Translations of “pussycat”
in Korean 고양이, 야옹이…
in Arabic قِطّة…
in Portuguese gatinho…
in Catalan mix, gatet…
in Japanese ネコちゃん…
in Italian micio…
in Chinese (Traditional) 動物, 貓咪…
in Chinese (Simplified) 动物, 猫咪…
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