alley cat

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alley cat

n.
A homeless or stray cat in an urban area.

alley cat

n
1. a homeless cat that roams in back streets

al′ley cat`


n.
a stray domestic cat.
[1900–05]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.alley cat - a homeless cat
domestic cat, Felis catus, Felis domesticus, house cat - any domesticated member of the genus Felis
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When he sends bullying robocops after the alley cats, wily TC and his oddball gang find themselves fighting for their way of life.
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Hundreds of people attended the event, which included a wide range of indoor and outdoor stalls, refreshments and entertainment provided by the Alley Cats and local dancers.
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