Any of various wildcats of North and South America with spots that sometimes appear as stripes when several are close together; esp., a large species (Leopardus pardalis) with a yellow or gray coat marked with black spots
A reddish-brown wildcat (Caracal caracal) of SW Asia and E Africa, with black-tipped ears
Not sound or free from defect
Involving chance; risky:
(--- Biology) Unacceptable as a scientific name because of not conforming to the international rules of nomenclature.
Not made secure or firm; not kept firmly in place
Attributive form of mountain lion
A small North American lynx (Lynx rufus) that feeds on small prey, esp. rats and rabbits
The definition of a cougar is an older woman who dates much younger men.
A North American lynx (Lynx lynx canadensis) with tufted ears and a stubby tail
Characteristic of or resembling felids.
Any of a genus (Lynx) of wildcats found throughout the Northern Hemisphere and characterized by a ruff on each side of the face, relatively long legs, a short tail, long, usually tufted ears, and keen vision, as the bobcat or Canada lynx of North America
an exploratory oil well drilled in land not known to be an oil field
A fierce, brutal person
An animal other than a human; a beast.
Involving risk; hazardous; dangerous
A very large or powerful person or thing:
(Slang) A man who habitually makes aggressive sexual advances to women.
Being in compliance with the law; lawful:
The definition of legal is something connected to law or a government’s system of rules.
Find another word for wildcat. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wildcat, like: authorized, ocelot, caracal, illegal, unsound, speculative, illegitimate, unsafe, unsecured, unauthorized and mountain lion.