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Engelsk navneord: cat

1. cat (om dyr) feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)true cat

Mindre specifikke termerfelid, feline

Mere specifikke termerdomestic cat, Felis catus, Felis domesticus, house cat, wildcat

2. cat (om person) an informal term for a youth or man

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA nice guy.
The guy's only doing it for some doll.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bozo, guy, hombre

Mindre specifikke termeradult male, man

Mere specifikke termersod

3. cat (om person) a spiteful woman gossip

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWhat a cat she is!.

Mindre specifikke termeradult female, gossip, gossiper, gossipmonger, newsmonger, rumormonger, rumourmonger, woman

4. cat (om genstand) the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningIn Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)African tea, Arabian tea, kat, khat, qat, quat

Mindre specifikke termerexcitant, stimulant, stimulant drug

5. cat (om genstand) a whip with nine knotted cords

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningBritish sailors feared the cat.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cat-o'-nine-tails

Mindre specifikke termerwhip

6. cat (om genstand) a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)Caterpillar

Mindre specifikke termertracked vehicle

7. cat (om dyr) any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)big cat

Mindre specifikke termerfelid, feline

Mere specifikke termerAcinonyx jubatus, cheetah, chetah, Felis onca, jaguar, king of beasts, leopard, liger, lion, ounce, panther, Panthera leo, Panthera onca, Panthera pardus, Panthera tigris, Panthera uncia, saber-toothed tiger, sabertooth, snow leopard, tiger, tiglon, tigon

Tilhører disse overordnede termerfamily Felidae, Felidae

8. CAT (om handling) a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)computed axial tomography, computed tomography, computerized axial tomography, computerized tomography, CT

Mindre specifikke termerX-radiation, X-raying

Engelsk udsagnsord: cat

1. cat (om relation) beat with a cat-o'-nine-tails

Eksempler på anvendelseThey want to cat the prisoners

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s somebody

Mindre specifikke termerflog, lash, lather, slash, strap, trounce, welt, whip

2. cat (i anatomi) eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAfter drinking too much, the students vomited.
He purged continuously.
The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)barf, be sick, cast, chuck, disgorge, honk, puke, purge, regorge, regurgitate, retch, sick, spew, spue, throw up, upchuck, vomit, vomit up

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s

Mindre specifikke termeregest, eliminate, excrete, pass

Termer med modsat betydning (antonymer)keep down

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