catfacing

noun
cat·​fac·​ing | \ ˈkat-ˌfā-siŋ How to pronounce catfacing (audio) \

Definition of catfacing

: a disfigurement or malformation of fruit suggesting a cat's face in appearance

First Known Use of catfacing

1940, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about catfacing

Dictionary Entries near catfacing

Catesby's lily

cat-eyed

catface

catfacing

catfall

cat family

catfight

Statistics for catfacing

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for catfacing

The first known use of catfacing was in 1940

See more words from the same year

Comments on catfacing

What made you want to look up catfacing? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to shake or wave menacingly

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Summer 2019 Words of the Day Quiz

  • a-bowl-of-peach-sorbet-with-cut-peaches-next-to-it
  • Which is a synonym of desideratum?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!