Definition of has the cat got your tongue? in English:
Said to someone who remains silent when they are expected to speak.
- If others wanted to know what had been said, they would ask, ‘Tell us, or has the cat got your tongue?’
- ‘What's the matter, little girl, has the cat got your tongue?’
- A brief silence ensued and the prince continued to gaze at her, which only persuaded Christine to then ask, ‘Has the cat got your tongue?’"
Definition of has the cat got your tongue? in:
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