There are 2 definitions of kitty in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkɪti
 
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noun (plural kitties)

  • 1A fund of money for communal use, made up of contributions from a group of people.
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    • It is always easier to raise private donations if the government is seen to make a contribution towards the kitty.
    • The jackpot is set to start at around €10 million with rollovers and bonus prize funds boosting the kitty to more than €50 million.
    • There is still money left in the kitty according to the manager, and he says he will spend it, albeit with a natural reluctance.
  • 1.1A pool of money in some gambling card games.
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    • Before each new deal the dealer has the option to add more money to the kitty, but must not take anything out of it.
    • Before each deal, each player must pay 1 unit into the pool or kitty.
    • Before the first round, each player puts a stake into a kitty.
  • 2(In bowls) the jack.

Origin

early 19th century (denoting a jail): of unknown origin.

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There are 2 definitions of kitty in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈkɪti
 
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noun (plural kitties)

  • A pet name or a child’s name for a kitten or cat.
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    • For indoor cats, my kitties spend an awful lot of time outside.
    • Choose a time when your home is not too busy and you will have time to devote to your new kitty and your existing cat.
    • I snuggled on the sofa with my adorable kitty cat and watched TV.

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