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the cat's whiskers (or chiefly North American meow or pyjamas)

Definition of the cat's whiskers or chiefly North American meow or pyjamas in English:

informal An excellent person or thing: this car is the cat’s whiskers
More example sentences
  • They're the cat's meow and I love them so much!
  • You're still the cat's meow, baby, wherever you are.
  • For some women, casual relationships are the cat's pyjamas and fair dues to them, that's their own prerogative.
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