two old cat

[ toouh-kat ]

  1. one old cat played with two batters.

Origin of two old cat

An Americanism dating back to 1840–50

Words Nearby two old cat Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use two old cat in a sentence

  • Robin taught me a kind of back-yard, two-old-cat cricket with a bat fashioned by his own big hands.

    Miss Primrose | Roy Rolfe Gilson
  • There were two varieties of the game, the first called "one-old-cat," or one-cornered-cat, and the other "two-old-cat."

    Base-Ball | John M. Ward
  • Or the A B C class playing two-old-cat, after a league game of extra innings; right you are, my hearty!

    The Lost City | Joseph E. Badger, Jr.