Show Some Kitty Love!

Here are a few notable expressions that involve the use of the word cat.Laughing Cat

  • While the cat’s away the mice will play
  • Look what the cat dragged in
  • Cat’s pajamas
  • Curiosity killed the cat
  • Busy as a cat on a hot tin roof
  • Has the cat got your tongue?
  • When the cat’s away, the mice will play
  • Morals of an alley cat and scruples of a snake
  • Busier than a one-eyed cat watching two mouse holes
  • Busier than a three legged cat in a dry sand box
  • Nervous as a long tailed cat in a living room full of rockers
  • I don’t know you from Adam’s house cat!
  • Looking like the cat who swallowed the canary
  • Cat’s meow
  • Who let the cat out of the bag?
  • There’s more than one way to skin a cat

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Written by Karen


Karen is Publisher of Fully Feline. She also owns a pet care business in Overland Park, KS called Joy of Living.