clowder


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clowder

(ˈklɑʊdə)
n
(Animals) a collective term for a group of cats

Clowder, Cludder, Clutter

 kendle or kindle of cats, 1801; a group of cats.
Example: clowder of cats.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.clowder - a group of cats
domestic cat, Felis catus, Felis domesticus, house cat - any domesticated member of the genus Felis
animal group - a group of animals
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The blessing also attracted a clowder of cats, a bale of turtles, a knot of snakes, a company of parrots, a horde of hamsters, a group of guinea pigs, and a glint of goldfish blissfully adrift in their fishbowl.
Cats The dancing throughout is impressive, particularly when moving in unison as a clowder of cats.
The Sunday Times' revelations about alleged bribery surrounding the selection of Qatar for the 2022 World Cup has put a whole clowder of cats among the pigeons.
4 A group of kittens is called a kindle and a group of cats is called a clowder.