Definition of cattily in US English:



  • See catty

    • ‘She cattily told Weinstein she had heard that, in a bedroom scene, Charisse was wearing a padded negligee bra.’
    • ‘Carolyn cattily says ‘I thought I was your lunch date.’’
    • ‘‘Look, Slick, you may think you're the king of thieves, but that doesn't mean anybody agrees with you,’ Macyn replied cattily.’
    • ‘It doesn't take long for the cattily satirical tone to become monotonous as the characters refuse all attempts at development and the plot treads water into the shallows.’
    • ‘She and Stasia seem to be the only one's who didn't behave cattily or ignore Jessica altogether.’