Kitty definition

kĭtē
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A pool of money, especially one to which a number of people have contributed for a designated purpose.
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Money pooled for some particular purpose.
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(informal) A cat, esp. a kitten.
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A cat, especially a kitten.
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In poker,
  • The stakes or pot.
  • A pool formed from part of the winnings, to pay for refreshments, etc.
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(person, proper) A feminine name.
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A kitten or young cat.
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(childish) A pet name for a cat.
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A money pool, as for a card game, or for shared expenses.
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(poker, slang) In a home game, a small, specified amount taken from each pot to pay the host's expenses.
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(slang) Female genitals. (less vulgar)
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(card games) A set of additional cards dealt face down in some games.
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A diminutive of Katherine and related female given names.
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A fund made up of a portion of each pot in a poker game.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
kitty
Plural:
kitties

Origin of kitty

  • Shortening and alteration of kitten

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Probably from kit

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • kit +‎ -y.

    From Wiktionary