feline

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin fēlīnus, from fēlēs (wildcat, marten).

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feline (comparative more feline, superlative most feline)

  1. Of, or pertaining to, the cat.
  2. catlike (resembling a cat)
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Etymology 2[edit]

Substantive use of the adjective feline, from Latin fēlīnus

A domestic cat

Noun[edit]

feline (plural felines)

  1. A cat; member of the cat family Felidae.
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Italian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

feline f pl

  1. feminine plural of felino

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

fēlīne

  1. vocative masculine singular of fēlīnus