housecat

or house cat

[ hous-kat ]
/ ˈhaʊsˌkæt /
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noun

a domesticated cat kept as a pet.

Nearby words

  1. housebreak,
  2. housebreaker,
  3. housebreaking,
  4. housebroken,
  5. housecarl,
  6. houseclean,
  7. housecleaning,
  8. housecoat,
  9. housed string,
  10. housedress

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Examples from the Web for housecat

  • I thought it was Grimalkin the Housecat; or that miserable old Owl that nests in the hilltop wood.

    Old Farm Fairies:|Henry Christopher McCook