Spanish translation of “cat”
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cat noun /kӕt/
› a small, four-legged, fur-covered animal often kept as a pet
a Persian/Siamese cat. › a large wild animal of the same family (eg tiger, lion etc)
the big cats. catty adjective ( comparative cattier, superlative cattiest) › spiteful, malicious
She’s catty even about her best friend catty remarks. catcall noun › a shrill whistle showing disagreement or disapproval
The minister was greeted by catcalls from the crowd. . catfish noun ( plural catfish) › any of a family of scaleless fish with long feelers round the mouth.
catgut noun › a kind of cord made from the intestines of sheep etc , used for violin strings etc.
cuerda de tripa
Catseye noun › (trademark ) (British) a small, thick piece of glass fixed in the surface of a road to reflect light and guide drivers at night.
catsuit noun › a woman’s close-fitting one-piece trouser suit
prenda ajustada que cubre todo el cuerpo
The singer was wearing a bright pink catsuit. cattail noun › a tall plant that grows in wet places, with flowers shaped like a cat’s tail.
catwalk noun › a long stage that models walk along at a fashion show
(also adjective) She’s a catwalk model. › a narrow structure for people to walk on, built high up on the inside or outside of a building.
let the cat out of the bag › to let a secret become known unintentionally
irse de la lengua
We wanted it to be a surprise birthday party for her, but someone let the cat out of the bag.