形容词 catty 可用来描述某人的言辞刁钻刻薄、阴险恶毒。
- The rivalry between Hollywood actresses Joan Crawford and Bette Davis was famous. They were always making catty comments about each other.
- Tony‘s catty remarks will win him no friends.
值得注意的是，a fat cat 这个表达常指一位有钱有势的人。
Some people say state companies have lots of fat cats on their boards.