Definition of Wildcat
(noun) any small or medium-sized cat resembling the domestic cat and living in the wild
(noun) an exploratory oil well drilled in land not known to be an oil field
(noun) a cruelly rapacious person
(adjective satellite) (of a mine or oil well) drilled speculatively in an area not known to be productive; "drilling there would be strictly a wildcat operation"; "a wildcat mine"; "wildcat drilling"; "wildcat wells"
(adjective satellite) without official authorization; "an unauthorized strike"; "wildcat work stoppage"
(adjective satellite) outside the bounds of legitimate or ethical business practices; "wildcat currency issued by irresponsible banks"; "wildcat stock speculation"; "a wildcat airline"; "wildcat life insurance schemes"
Homophones of Wildcat
No Antonyms Found.
A list of the most frequently used words in the English languge.
Longest words in the Oxford Dictionary.