Cat's miaow

excellent person, proposal, etc.

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • cat's miaow — Australian Slang excellent person, proposal, etc …   English dialects glossary

  • The Cat's Miaow — is an indie pop band formed in Melbourne, Australia, in 1992. Members * Kerrie (The Beat Poets, Tra La La) vocals * Bart (Blairmailer, Girl of the World, Library Records) guitar * Andrew (Blairmailer, The Ampersands) bass * Cameron (Girl of the… …   Wikipedia

  • miaow — verb (I) to make the crying sound that a cat makes miaow noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • miaow — (also meow) ► NOUN ▪ the characteristic cry of a cat. ► VERB ▪ make a miaow. ORIGIN imitative …   English terms dictionary

  • Cat's meow — may refer to:*Meow (occasionally spelled miaow, miao, etc.) an onomatopoeia for the voiced sound made by cats ( Felis silvestris catus ) * Cat s MEOW Sylvania Northview s Senior Production * cat s meow, the superlative expression * The Cat s Meow …   Wikipedia

  • miaow — [[t]mia͟ʊ[/t]] miaows, miaowing, miaowed N COUNT; SOUND Miaow is used to represent the noise that a cat makes. He made a frightened noise a little like the miaow of a cat. VERB: V Miaow is also a verb. Cats miaow when they are unhappy, purr when… …   English dictionary

  • cat — n. 1) to neuter a cat; to spay a (female) cat 2) an alley; stray cat 3) an Angora; Burmese; Persian; Siamese cat 4) cats meow (AE), miaow (BE); purr; scratch 5) a young cat is a kitten 6) a male cat is a tomcat 7) (misc.) to let the cat out of… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • miaow — UK [mjaʊ] / US [mɪˈaʊ] verb [intransitive] Word forms miaow : present tense I/you/we/they miaow he/she/it miaows present participle miaowing past tense miaowed past participle miaowed if a cat miaows, it makes a short high sound • See: mew… …   English dictionary

  • miaow — mi|aow meow [miˈau] v if a cat miaows, it makes a crying sound >miaow[i] n ▪ The cat jumped away with a loud miaow …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • miaow — (also meow) noun the characteristic crying sound of a cat. verb (of a cat) make a miaow. Origin C17: imitative …   English new terms dictionary


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