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"kitty" in American English

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kittynoun

us   /ˈkɪt̬·i/
  • kitty noun (MONEY)

[C usually sing] money to be used for a particular purpose that has been collected from a number of people: We each put $20 a week into the kitty to cover the cost of food.
  • kitty noun (CAT)

[C] a cat or kitten
(Definition of kitty from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"kitty" in British English

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kittynoun

uk   /ˈkɪ.ti/ us   /ˈkɪt̬.i/
(Definition of kitty from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"kitty" in Business English

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kittynoun [C, usually singular]

uk   /ˈkɪti/ us   plural kitties informal
an amount of money that has been collected by a person or organization for a particular purpose: a campaign/pension/retirement kitty Fines are collected and the money goes into a kitty to be used for entertainment purposes at the end of the season.in the kitty Five days into the project there was just £35 left in the kitty.
(Definition of kitty from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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