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Definition of Idiomatic Expressions


What does be the cat's whiskers mean?

Meaning of idioms with examples...

be the cat's whiskers


The phrase to be the cat's whiskers is an old idiomatic expression. If you feel you are the cat's whiskers, you consider yourself to be the center of the universe.

Other variations of this idiom are:

  • be the cat's meow

  • be the cat's pajamas


She thinks she is the cat's whiskers in her new dress.

This idiom is in the animals category

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