The cougar Applied additionally in a few components of the usa into lynx
- big American feline resembling a lion
- short-tailed wildcats with usually tufted ears; respected due to their fur
- The cougar. Used in addition, in some components of the United States, to the lynx.
1660s, reducing of cat-o'-mountain (1610s), from pet regarding the hill (very early 15c.), a name aplied to a lot of different wildcat.
Little did he know what she had suspected - or how much his use of the word catamount had revealed.