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catlike

[kat-lahyk] /ˈkætˌlaɪk/
adjective
1.
resembling or typical of a cat:
catlike eyes.
2.
swift and graceful.
3.
stealthy and noiseless:
The scouts crept up on their quarry with catlike tread.
Origin
1590-1600
1590-1600; cat1 + -like
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  • And by the time you take on the hardest level, even kids with catlike reflexes will be challenged.
  • In he pranced, all silent and catlike and absurd, buttocks swaying noiselessly.
  • She's twenty-six years old and beautiful, with short brown hair and catlike eyes.

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