View definitions for cougar


noun as in large wildcat of the Americas

Strongest matches

Strong matches

Discover More

Example Sentences

The bill bans the private ownership of tigers, cheetahs, lions, jaguars and cougars.

I knew I had to keep a level head and stay in the moment and kind of just keep making rational decisions so that I could get out—and the mama cougar could get out—of the whole situation.

I was able to wait it out for 30 minutes once the mama cougar left me and was able to finish the loop to my car.

You hear about, like, “Oh yeah, my buddy saw a cougar or bear one time.”

The next day, our Department of Natural Resources, the wildlife service out here, actually went up to try to look for the cougar, and they said they couldn’t find anything.

First they labeled me the “girlfriend,” then I was the “cougar girlfriend.”

She cut her teeth first directing episodes of Cougar Town, about 10 in all.

Courtney Cox is the model every sitcom star prays works out for them with the cable success of Cougar Town.

Despite the age difference, he seems to complement her perfectly, and you never get the sense that Imogene is a “cougar.”

Harry has been focused on 'cougar' websites for women seeking toyboys, The Sun says.

A large dull-red scar on the right jaw and another across the left cheek added the final touches to this countenance of a cougar.

The skin of both the jaguar and cougar are easily penetrated even with the arrows of the Indians.

The cougar is easily tamed, and rendered nearly as familiar as domestic animals.

One bright morning, while he was at his camp-fire, the tame cougar gave a low, growling warning.

The cougar did not have great difficulty in following, though it was evident he did not like such traveling.


On this page you'll find 10 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cougar, such as: mountain lion, panther, catamount, and puma.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.