cattish

[ kat-ish ]
/ ˈkæt ɪʃ /

adjective

catlike; feline.
spiteful; malicious.

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Origin of cattish

First recorded in 1590–1600; cat + -ish1

OTHER WORDS FROM cattish

cat·tish·ly, adverbcat·tish·ness, noun
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