calico cat

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n calico cat a cat having black and cream-colored and yellowish markings
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Usage

In literature:

In America, it is sometimes called the calico cat.
"Concerning Cats" by Helen M. Winslow
Calico's milk and love went all to cat in her own kittens, and all to squirrel in these that she adopted.
"Roof and Meadow" by Dallas Lore Sharp
Looking wearily up he saw the great, green eyes of the Calico Cat fastened upon him in fierce distrust.
"The Calico Cat" by Charles Miner Thompson
Chloe was a calico cat, yellow, with patches of dark and white spots.
"Daisy" by Miranda Eliot Swan
Only last night he chewed up the calico cat, and actually, Mollie laughed.
"Mollie and the Unwiseman" by John Kendrick Bangs
Let not the drum major, gaudy as a calico cat, and his melodious cohort, be forgotten.
"The Army Mule and Other War Sketches" by Henry A. Castle
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In news:

Black, White and Tan Calico Cat .
Calico Cat in Chippewa Lake area.
PLEASE help me find my sweet calico cat .
Tabby/Calico Mix Age: 2 years old Sex: Female Personality: Described by her foster mom as playful, cuddly, and the sweetest cat ever.
A calico cat named Minnie, is a year old.
Female calico cat found in the St Sebastian area of West Akron.
Young Calico cat missing from Aberdeen.
Gloria Hoover, checks the bone structure of 'Spendesi Flash Point ', a Calico Persian Saturday at the Bluff City Cat Fanciers' 26th Annual Cat Show at the Agricenter International.
Gloria Hoover, checks the bone structure of 'Spendesi Flash Point', a Calico Persian Saturday at the Bluff City Cat Fanciers' 26th Annual Cat Show at the Agricenter International.
Miss Kitty is a gorgeous Calico colored cat, a five year old female Domestic Longhair with the prettiest markings.
Claudia Connolly, a resident of the Azalea Apartments on Northeast Creek Way, poses with Elsie, her 5-year-old dilute calico cat.
Cat Pet Name: Polly Date Lost: Sept 6 2012 Pet Gender: Female Spayed: Yes Pet Age: 2 1/2 years Breed: Short hair calico Area Lost: Eagle mountain, UT.
A security guard rescued the feisty calico cat who was wet and matted and covered with seaweed, according to news reports.
My calico cat sheds all over the house.
Small Calico/Tiger Stripe Cat on Hilbish Avenue, close to Triplett.
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