Slang. someone or something wonderful or remarkable.
a short, light nap or doze. to doze or sleep lightly. Historical Examples He fought bravely against his seasickness and took the key for a time while Jack stole a catnap. The Ocean Wireless Boys and the Lost Liner Wilbur Lawton There was no yawning and stretching and closing one eye for a catnap about […]
a person who takes catnaps, especially regularly or habitually. a person who steals cats.
a plant, Nepeta cataria, of the mint family, having egg-shaped leaves containing aromatic oils that are a cat attractant. Contemporary Examples Coded references to risqué and sexual matters were catnip to the lyricists Lorenz Hart and Cole Porter. When Broadway Musicals Were Dark And Subversive Laurence Maslon December 15, 2014 A feisty, Steve Jobs gee-whizzing […]
catamountain. a wild animal of the cat family, as the European wildcat, the leopard, or panther. noun another name for catamount