alphabet

Tabby

Definition of tabby:

part of speech: noun

A coarser kind of waved or watered silk: an artificial stone, a mixture of shells, gravel, stones, and water.

part of speech: noun

Brindled; variegated.

part of speech: verb

To water or cause to look wavy:- pa. t. and pa. p. tabbied.

part of speech: noun

A kind of waved silk; a brindled cat.

part of speech: adjective

Having a wavy marking; brindled.

part of speech: noun

A taffeta silk with a wavy marking: often called watered silk; a gray and black striped cat; hence, any domestic cat.

part of speech: adjective

Brindled: diversified in color.

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