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Sort of cattish way of implying that the fair Olga could get along without any moon at all.
WEST WIND DRIFTGEORGE BARR MCCUTCHEON
I had a cattish desire to fight him and let him know his place.
DAISYMIRANDA ELIOT SWAN
I trust I am not unduly cattish, but I dearly would love to watch the expression on his face when he heard it.
SUNDRY ACCOUNTSIRVIN S. COBB
Before the end of our engagement, Wharton-Duprez had taken the most cattish dislike to me; I have never known why.
It does not seem to be their genius to do more than Fishwomen, to scratch and tear one or two to pieces in a cattish fury.
In doing so he turned his back completely on the savage in ambush, whose cattish grin increased as the boy staggered about.
THE ISLAND QUEENR.M. BALLANTYNE
She had very good hair but grey eyes, that gave her a cattish appearance.
THE CONQUESTOSCAR MICHEAUX
McTerza, with a cattish spring, leaped through a rain of brickbats for Rucker.
HELD FOR ORDERSFRANK H. SPEARMAN
Of course the girls did not call it cattish even in their own minds—just thoughtlessness.
Mrs. Hetherington, whom the end of the voyage had left nervy and cross, said cattish things.
CAPTIVITYM. LEONORA EYLES

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