verb (used with or without object)
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Origin of kitten
OTHER WORDS FROM kittenkit·ten·like, adjective
Words nearby kitten
Example sentences from the Web for kitten
This, he says, would have to be a very strange-looking kitten.Identifying animals in photos is trickier than you might think|Philip Kiefer|March 2, 2021|Popular Science
His background featured a poster of a kitten draped with his signature red headband.Congress presses Robinhood CEO on company’s role in GameStop stock frenzy|Tory Newmyer, Douglas MacMillan, Hamza Shaban|February 19, 2021|Washington Post
They sailed to Wrangel aboard the Victoria, with a gray kitten they dubbed Vic.The Woman Who Survived Two Years Alone in the Arctic|Fiona Zublin|December 9, 2020|Ozy
It appears not all “cats and kittens” are “cool” at Carole Baskin’s Big Cat Rescue.A tiger at Carole Baskin’s sanctuary attacked a volunteer’s arm and ‘nearly tore it off at the shoulder’|Jaclyn Peiser|December 4, 2020|Washington Post
She found a way to make little kitten steps to the microphone in unison with the music.
So, the pair set about tapping into that world to find partners who might appreciate the utility of a dead, frozen kitten.Brooklyn’s Museum of Death: Inside Morbid Anatomy’s House of Intriguing Horrors|Nina Strochlic|July 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Suppose I have a sincere religious belief that if I stop at a stop sign, God kills a kitten.
They are cheered on by penguins and interrupted by a kitten halftime show after the first hour.
Before Theodore meets—or rather buys—her, he goes online, finds a woman who calls herself “Sexy Kitten,” and has phone sex.
He contented himself the better by frequent visits to Skyrie, and by his gift to Dorothy of the stray kitten.Dorothy at Skyrie|Evelyn Raymond
To his breast he clutched a tiny white kitten, it was quite young, its eyes not being yet open.
The child and the one kitten undoomed to a watery grave were carried off by the bonne.
Sure enough, there was the kitten, not taking the least care of her necktie, just ready to pounce upon a big mouse.
A dog would bark; a kitten would mew; a parrot would say "Pardon!"
British Dictionary definitions for kitten
Derived forms of kittenkitten-like, adjective
Word Origin for kitten
Idioms and Phrases with kitten
see have a fit (kittens); weak as a kitten.