What Are Peets?

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  • What are peets?

    Peets is an affectionate term used to describe animal feet. The word is a combination of the words ‘paw’ and ‘feet’. As with many of these endearing terms, the origins are not always known.

    Other popular internet terms relating to animals

    Peets is just one of many CattoLingo words which are commonly used by pet lovers online to describe animals or actions, or supposedly used by our ‘pets’ when they are talking. Ie; ‘my hooman gave me a bath today.

    Word Meaning
    Blep The tip of an animal’s tongue poking out of the mouth
    Boop Touching the blep or the tip of the nose with your finger
    Cat loaf A cat with its legs tucked underneath its body
    Cat tap When a cat repeatedly taps an object
    Catto Cat
    Chonk, chonky, chonky boi An overweight animal
    Danger noodle Snake
    Mlem The sound an animal
    makes when they stick out their tongue to lick something
    Doggo Dog
    Dogtor Veterinarian
    Fatto catto Overweight cat
    Feetsies Feet
    Floof A fluffy cat
    Hooman Human
    Kitteh Kitten
    Nekid Catto Hairless cat
    Nope rope Snake
    Pupper Puppy
    Purrsian Persian cat
    Siameowser Siamese cat
    Sky raisin Fly
    Smol Something small and cute
    Spicy sky raisin Bee or wasp
    Teefies Teeth
    Toe beans Cat digital pads
    Wild kitteh Wild young cat
    Zoomies A sudden burst of energy

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