cat

資訊
發音
cat
定義
名詞 
A domesticated subspecies (Felis silvestris catus) of feline animal, commonly kept as a house pet. [from 8c.]
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意思註釋
An animal of the family Felidae.
名詞 
Any similar animal of the family Felidae, which includes lions, tigers, bobcats, etc.
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意思註釋
An animal of the family Felidae.
名詞 
A catfish.
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名詞 
冒犯
A spiteful or angry woman. [from earlier 13c.]
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意思註釋
offensive
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An enthusiast or player of jazz.
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意思註釋
A person.
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俚語
A person (usually male).
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意思註釋
slang
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俚語
A prostitute. [from at least early 15c.]
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slang
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A strong tackle used to hoist an anchor to the cathead of a ship.
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nautical
名詞 
Short form of cat-o'-nine-tails.
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意思註釋
chiefly nautical
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俚語
Any of a variety of earth-moving machines. (from their manufacturer Caterpillar Inc.)
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意思註釋
slang
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古體
A sturdy merchant sailing vessel (now only in "catboat").
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archaic
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The trap of the game of "trap and ball".
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意思註釋
(archaic, uncountable) The game of "trap and ball" (also called "cat and dog").
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俚語
粗話
A vagina, a vulva; the female external genitalia.
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意思註釋
slang, vulgar, African American Vernacular
名詞 
A double tripod (for holding a plate, etc.) with six feet, of which three rest on the ground, in whatever position it is placed.
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動詞 及物動詞
To hoist (the anchor) by its ring so that it hangs at the cathead.
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意思註釋
nautical, transitive
動詞 及物動詞
To flog with a cat-o'-nine-tails.
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意思註釋
nautical, transitive
動詞 
俚語
To vomit something.
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意思註釋
slang
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A catamaran.
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參見詞源段落第 2 項。
名詞 
A program and command in Unix that reads one or more files and directs their content to the standard output.
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參見詞源段落第 3 項。
意思註釋
computing
動詞 及物動詞
To apply the cat command to (one or more files).
詞源
參見詞源段落第 3 項。
意思註釋
computing, transitive
動詞 
俚語
To dump large amounts of data on (an unprepared target) usually with no intention of browsing it carefully.
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參見詞源段落第 3 項。
意思註釋
computing, slang
形容詞 
非正式
愛爾蘭(IE)
terrible, disastrous.
The weather was cat, so they returned home early.
用法
This usage is common in speech but rarely appears in writing.
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參見詞源段落第 4 項。
意思註釋
Ireland, informal
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俚語
A street name of the drug methcathinone.
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參見詞源段落第 5 項。
意思註釋
slang
名詞 
A catapult.
A carrier's bow cats.
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意思註釋
military, naval
名詞 動詞 形容詞 副詞 其它
詞源
From Middle English cat, catte, from Old English catt ‎(“male cat”), catte ‎(“female cat”), from Proto-Germanic *kattuz, from Late Latin cattus ‎(“domestic cat”), from Latin catta (used around 75 CE by Martial), from Afro-Asiatic (as in Kabyle kaddîska ‎(“wildcat”)), from Late Egyptian čaute, feminine of čaus ‎(“jungle cat, African wildcat”), from earlier Egyptian tešau ‎(“female cat”). Akin to Scots cat, West Frisian kat, North Frisian kåt and kaat, Dutch kat, Danish kat, Norwegian katt, Swedish katt, Low German Katt and Katte, German Katze, Alemannic German Chatz, Icelandic köttur, Afrikaans kat, French chat, Norman cat, Occitan cat, Aromanian cãtush, Scottish Gaelic cat, Irish cat, Welsh cath, Cornish kath, Russian кот ‎(kot), Belarusian кот ‎(kot), Polish kot, Kashubian kòt, Lithuanian katė, Armenian կատու ‎(katu), Basque katu, Hebrew חתול ‎(khatúl), Arabic قِطَّة ‎(qiṭṭa) .
Abbreviation of catamaran.
Abbreviation of catenate.
Possibly a shortened form of catastrophic.
Shortened from methcathinone.
Shortened from catapult.
參考書目
  • 維基詞典 :cat (CC BY-SA 3.0)