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alley cat in Animals topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishalley catˈalley cat noun [countable]  HBAa cat that lives on the streets and does not belong to anyone
Examples from the Corpus
alley catI mercilessly left his fate in her hands; it was like leaving a goldfish in the care of an alley cat.He may have the morals of an alley cat but raping a semi-comatose girl was beyond him.