CATTISHLY

cattish

[kat-ish]
adjective
1.
catlike; feline.
2.
spiteful; malicious.

Origin:
1590–1600; cat1 + -ish1

cattishly, adverb
cattishness, noun
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catty or cattish1 (ˈkætɪ)
 
adj , -tier, -tiest
1.  informal spiteful: a catty remark
2.  of or resembling a cat
 
cattish or cattish1
 
adj
 
'cattily or cattish1
 
adv
 
'cattishly or cattish1
 
adv
 
'cattiness or cattish1
 
n
 
'cattishness or cattish1
 
n

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