Key: "S:" = Show Synset (semantic) relations, "W:" = Show Word (lexical) relations
Display options for sense: (gloss) "an example sentence"
- S: (n) cat, true cat (feline mammal usually having thick soft fur and no ability to roar: domestic cats; wildcats)
- S: (n) guy, cat, hombre, bozo, sod (an informal term for a youth or man) "a nice guy"; "the guy's only doing it for some doll"; "the poor sod couldn't even buy a drink"
- S: (n) cat (a spiteful woman gossip) "what a cat she is!"
- S: (n) kat, khat, qat, quat, cat, Arabian tea, African tea (the leaves of the shrub Catha edulis which are chewed like tobacco or used to make tea; has the effect of a euphoric stimulant) "in Yemen kat is used daily by 85% of adults"
- S: (n) cat-o'-nine-tails, cat (a whip with nine knotted cords) "British sailors feared the cat"
- S: (n) Caterpillar, cat (a large tracked vehicle that is propelled by two endless metal belts; frequently used for moving earth in construction and farm work)
- S: (n) big cat, cat (any of several large cats typically able to roar and living in the wild)
- direct hyponym / full hyponym
- S: (n) leopard, Panthera pardus (large feline of African and Asian forests usually having a tawny coat with black spots)
- S: (n) snow leopard, ounce, Panthera uncia (large feline of upland central Asia having long thick whitish fur)
- S: (n) jaguar, panther, Panthera onca, Felis onca (a large spotted feline of tropical America similar to the leopard; in some classifications considered a member of the genus Felis)
- S: (n) lion, king of beasts, Panthera leo (large gregarious predatory feline of Africa and India having a tawny coat with a shaggy mane in the male)
- S: (n) tiger, Panthera tigris (large feline of forests in most of Asia having a tawny coat with black stripes; endangered)
- S: (n) liger (offspring of a male lion and a female tiger)
- S: (n) tiglon, tigon (offspring of a male tiger and a female lion)
- S: (n) cheetah, chetah, Acinonyx jubatus (long-legged spotted cat of Africa and southwestern Asia having nonretractile claws; the swiftest mammal; can be trained to run down game)
- S: (n) saber-toothed tiger, sabertooth (any of many extinct cats of the Old and New Worlds having long swordlike upper canine teeth; from the Oligocene through the Pleistocene)
- member holonym
- direct hypernym / inherited hypernym / sister term
- S: (n) feline, felid (any of various lithe-bodied roundheaded fissiped mammals, many with retractile claws)
- S: (n) computerized tomography, computed tomography, CT, computerized axial tomography, computed axial tomography, CAT (a method of examining body organs by scanning them with X rays and using a computer to construct a series of cross-sectional scans along a single axis)
- S: (v) cat (beat with a cat-o'-nine-tails)
- S: (v) vomit, vomit up, purge, cast, sick, cat, be sick, disgorge, regorge, retch, puke, barf, spew, spue, chuck, upchuck, honk, regurgitate, throw up (eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth) "After drinking too much, the students vomited"; "He purged continuously"; "The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night"