Cheshire cat
noun Etymology: Cheshire, England Date: 1866 a broadly grinning cat in Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

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  • Cheshire cat — [[t]tʃe̱ʃə(r) kæ̱t[/t]] PHRASE If someone is grinning like a Cheshire cat or like the Cheshire cat, they are smiling very widely. He had a grin on his face like a Cheshire Cat. ...a Cheshire Cat smile …   English dictionary

  • Cheshire cat — UK [ˌtʃeʃə(r) ˈkæt] / US [ˌtʃeʃər ˈkæt] like a/the Cheshire Cat with an obvious or silly smile Etymology: From the Cheshire Cat, a cat that is always smiling in the novel Alice s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll …   English dictionary

  • Cheshire cat — 1. a constantly grinning cat in Lewis Carroll s Alice s Adventures in Wonderland. 2. grin like a Cheshire cat, to smile or grin inscrutably. * * * …   Universalium

  • Cheshire cat — Chesh|ire cat, the a character in Alice s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, which disappears very slowly until only its big smile is left. People sometimes say someone is grinning like a Cheshire cat to mean that they have a big and… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Cheshire cat — Chesh|ire cat [ ,tʃeʃər kæt ] like a/the Cheshire Cat with a big or silly smile …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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