Suppose I have a sincere religious belief that if I stop at a stop sign, God kills a kitten.
“Maria was like a kitten,” recalled Warren Beatty, who was friends with Bardot.
And now the latest character in the saga is Choupette, a 9-month-old Siamese kitten upon whom he fastidiously dotes.
A little girl wearing preppy clothes with a kitten—people want to be like her and wear those same clothes.
From a cat pawing over a long-distance relationship to the fall of a YouTube star, see the best of the kitten clips.
Zoe trotted away with her head up, carrying the kitten very carefully lest her teeth should lacerate its tender skin.
I was ill for three days, and all that time the kitten was kept with me.
With its head lower than its shoulders, and its long tail twitching, it slouched down the path, treading as softly as a kitten.
Then, too, he used to wash Jack, lapping him all over as a mother cat does her kitten.
Roll the ball to him softly, Cicely, quite softly as if he were a kitten.
late 14c., probably from an Anglo-French variant of Old French chitoun (Old North French caton) "little cat," from chat "cat," from Late Latin cattus (see cat). Applied playfully to a young girl, a sweetheart, from 1870.