cat and mouse


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Related to cat and mouse: Tom and Jerry
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Noun1.cat and mouse - a game for children in which the players form a circle and join hands; they raise their hands to let a player inside the circle or lower their hands to bar a second player who is chasing the first
child's game - a game enjoyed by children
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As the cat and mouse scurry about (on top of a chair, inside a box, outside a window, through a hole) children ages 1-3 will learn about important prepositions that help them understand where one object is in relation to another.
So he comes up with a plan - to tell the mice he's given up chasing them for good: "The war between cat and mouse is over at last...
Teenagers you can't wake with a mere game of cat and mouse, but I was certain my grown-up friend would have been roused by all the commotion.