cat and mouse

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Related to cat and mouse: Tom and Jerry
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: 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
References in classic literature ?
Just as in the game of cat and mouse, the hands raised for him were dropped to bar the way for Anna.
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.
But soldiers throw him in prison and his cat and mouse friends come with him.
CAT And Mouse explores the lives of those caught up in the Holocaust through the eyes of a child.