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Definition of kitty noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    (pl. kitties)
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  1. 1(informal) if money is put in a kitty, a group of people all give an amount and the money is spent on something they all agree on We each put $20 in the kitty to cover the bills.
  2. 2(in card games, etc.) the sum of money that all the players bet, which is given to the winner
  3. 3(informal) a way of referring to a cat
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: kitty