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  *貓* | 貓* | *貓
cat / CL: 隻|只 / (dialect) to hide oneself / (coll.) modem
HSK 1
panda / CL: 隻|只
HSK 3
kitty
Hello Kitty
owl
chinchilla / Totoro (anime character)
cat owner (neologism c. 2013, jocular)
Melbourne (slang alternative for 墨爾本|墨尔本)
peephole / chrysoberyl
kitten
giant panda (Ailuropoda melanoleuca)
hide-and-seek (game) / peekaboo (game)
wildcat / stray cat
owl / (fig.) night owl
leopard cat / raccoon dog / palm civet
(neologism c. 2017) to dote on cats
lynx / bobcat / leopard cat
lazy bones
Persian (cat)
lesser panda / red panda / firefox
male cat / tomcat
Garfield (comic strip cat created by Jim Davis)
civet (arboreal cat) / viverrid (mammal group including mongoose and civet)
maneki-neko or "lucky cat", Japanese figurine cat usually found at the entrance of shops, restaurants etc, believed to bring good fortune
Felidae (the cat family)
cat litter / kitty litter
tortoiseshell cat / calico cat
kitten
Elvis Presley (1935-1977), US pop singer and film star / transliterated as 埃爾維斯·普雷斯利|埃尔维斯·普雷斯利
cat-like gait / sashaying gait of a catwalk model
(coll.) something fishy / shenanigans
to have dark circles under one's eyes / to have eyes like a panda
any Tom, Dick or Harry / anyone (contemptuous)
ragdoll (cat breed)
mew
leopard cat (Prionailurus bengalensis)
jack of all trades
cat and mouse game
civet (zoology)
the cat weeps for the dead mouse (idiom); hypocritical pretence of condolence / crocodile tears
calico cat
see 狐獴
to bend over
F-14 Tomcat
male cat, usually 公貓|公猫
Lynx (constellation)
(coll.) Rh-negative blood type
a blind cat finds a dead mouse (idiom) / blind luck
feline panleukopenia / feline distemper
lit. drawing a tiger using a cat as a model (idiom); fig. to follow a model and get things more or less right but without capturing the spirit of the subject / uninspired imitation
erhua variant of 貓眼|猫眼
wild cat
cat scratch disease / cat scratch fever
"kopi luwak" or civet coffee, made from coffee beans plucked from Asian palm civet's feces
lesser Panda / red panda / firefox
Lynx caracal
hide and seek / peek-a-boo
Scottish Fold
the cat weeps for the dead mouse (idiom); hypocritical pretence of condolence / crocodile tears
Lynx rufus
Kitten Mountain, Guangxi
Babuza, one of the indigenous peoples of Taiwan
civet (zoology)
(dialect) dragonfly
Asian palm civet (Paradoxurus hermaphroditus), also called toddy cat
a civet (arboreal cat) / viverrid (mammal group including mongoose and civet)
see 蟹獴
(coll.) tomcat
hide and seek
Wolong Giant Panda Nature Reserve in Wenchuan county, northwest Sichuan
catbird
it doesn't matter whether a cat is white or black; as long as it catches mice it's a good cat (variant of a Sichuanese saying used in a speech by Deng Xiaoping 鄧小平|邓小平 in 1962, usually associated with his economic reforms starting in 1978, in which pragmatism was favored over ideological purity)


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