house cat

house cat


: a cat that is kept as a pet

Full Definition of HOUSE CAT

:  cat 1a

Examples of HOUSE CAT

  1. <the house cat at the Cheshire Cat Bookstore has the dual responsibility of being mascot and mouser>

First Known Use of HOUSE CAT


Related to HOUSE CAT

feline, cat, kitty, moggy (also moggie) [British], puss, pussy, pussycat


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