Cat's whiskers

excellent person, proposal, etc.

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • cat's whiskers — Something excellent is the cat s whiskers …   The small dictionary of idiomes

  • cat's whiskers —    Something excellent is the cat s whiskers.   (Dorking School Dictionary) …   English Idioms & idiomatic expressions

  • Cat's whiskers —   Something excellent is the cat s whiskers …   Dictionary of English idioms

  • cat's-whiskers — penkialapė kleomė statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Kaparinių šeimos daržovinis, maistinis, prieskoninis, vaistinis augalas (Cleome gynandra), paplitęs atogrąžų Azijoje. Iš jo gaminami maisto priedai (kvėpikliai). atitikmenys: lot. Cleome… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • cat's whiskers — noun Something considered to be outstanding Syn: bee’s knees, cat’s meow, cat’s pajamas, cat’s pyjamas, dog’s bollocks …   Wiktionary

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

  • cat's whiskers — Noun. The best, most sublime thing or person. Cf. dog s bollocks and bee s knees …   English slang and colloquialisms

  • cat's whiskers, the —  Supremely good …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • the cat's whiskers — the cat s pyjamas or the cat s whiskers (informal) 1. The very thing that is wanted, the ideal thing 2. Anyone or anything considered to be the best or greatest • • • Main Entry: ↑cat * * * informal another term for the cat s pajamas (see cat s… …   Useful english dictionary

  • (be) the cat's whiskers — be the cat s ˈwhiskers/pyˈjamas idiom (informal) to be the best thing, person, idea, etc • He thinks he s the cat s whiskers (= he has a high opinion of himself). Main entry: ↑catidiom …   Useful english dictionary

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