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cat's-paw also: catspaw
American English: /ˈkætsˌpɔ/
British English: /ˈkatspɔː/

Translation of cat's-paw in Spanish:


  • Example sentences
    • We now have many senators who are mere cat's paws for the special interests.
    • Apparently these protesters wanted to make the point that their political context and demands were completely local and that they could not be dismissed as cat's paws of Iran.
    • So there's no point waiting to call him what he is: an enemy of progressive change in this country and a cat's paw of the Republican party.
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