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pussy-cat

n.

also pussycat, 1773, from pussy (n.1) + cat (n.).

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Examples from the Web for pussy-cat

Historical Examples

  • Just pussy-cat him a little; and then he looks as if he'd take any amount of advice.

    In Blue Creek Caon

    Anna Chapin Ray

  • I wish I was a pussy-cat, mamma, so I could have four yubber boots!

  • In the first place, I am tired of your ways, my 'pussy-cat.'

    The Clique of Gold

    Emile Gaboriau

  • Pussy-cat high, pussy-cat low, Pussy-cat was a fine teazer of tow.

    Rhymes Old and New

    M.E.S. Wright

  • Pussy-cat she came into a barn, With her bagpipes under her arm.

    Rhymes Old and New

    M.E.S. Wright