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wildcat in Animals topic

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishwildcatwild‧cat1 /ˈwaɪldkæt/ noun [countable] 🔊 🔊 HBAa type of cat that looks similar to a pet cat and lives in mountains, forests etc
Examples from the Corpus
wildcatTiny though she was compared with her assailant, she fought like a wildcat.I left in the middle of the big wildcat of 1976, and I suppose it was a cowardly thing to do.A third of wildcat populations had declined in recent years, and only 8 percent were increasing.Then I changed my mind, and I began to hate the wildcats.Interbreeding with feral cats is probably the biggest threat to the wildcat.In a way, the wildcats were beginning to work.