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bearcat

[bair-kat] /ˈbɛərˌkæt/
noun
1.
Informal. a person or thing that fights or acts with force or fierceness.
2.
3.
a panda, Ailurus fulgens.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; bear2 + cat1
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British Dictionary definitions for bearcat

bearcat

/ˈbɛəˌkæt/
noun
1.
another name for lesser panda See panda (sense 2)
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Slang definitions & phrases for bearcat

bearcat

noun
  1. A durable and determined person; tough fighter or worker: a bearcat for jobs like this
  2. Something remarkable, wonderful, superior, etc; beaut, humdinger (1916+)

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