Meaning of “like a cat on a hot tin roof” in the English Dictionary

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"like a cat on a hot tin roof" in British English

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like a cat on a hot tin roof

UK old-fashioned like a cat on hot bricks

used to describe someone who is in a state of extreme nervous worry

(Definition of “like a cat on a hot tin roof” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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