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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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