- a variant spelling of cheetah
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He was still warm; and he was flat—very flat, like a rug made of chetah skin.
I'd told Ivy where I was going to spread the chetah and that after that I'd come straight home.
But the chetah only creeps up to within about two hundred yards, and then runs them down in fair chase.
So we may consider the chetah as partly a cat and partly a dog—a connecting link joining the two families together.
In India the chetah is often caught and tamed, in order that it may catch game for its master.