Part of speech:
The definition of a cat is any member of the family Felidae including lions, tigers and house cats.
Like a cat or cat's; noiseless, stealthy, etc.
The definition of stealthy is a person or thing that is quiet and secretive.
(Informal) Attractively sleek and revealing, as by being, variously, brief, contoured, gauzy, etc.
(Now Rare) Skillful or clever
(Dial.) Skillful or clever
(Heraldry) A lion in side view, having one forepaw raised and the head facing the observer.
A large, powerful cat (Panthera leo), found in Africa and SW Asia, with a tawny coat, a tufted tail, and, in the adult male, a shaggy mane: in folklore and fable the lion is king of beasts
A house cat that has escaped from domestication
(Place, proper) A N constellation between Auriga and Ursa Major
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
Done or acting in a stealthy manner, as if to hinder observation; surreptitious; stealthy; sneaky
Slight, or slight but increasing
Of or like a sneak; underhanded
So slow, deliberate, and secret as to escape observation
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