catnip (plural catnips)

  1. (botany) Any of the about 250 species of flowering plant of the genus Nepeta, family Lamiaceae, certain of which are said to have medicinal qualities.
  2. Nepeta cataria and N. grandiflora (and perhaps other species), which are well-known for causing an apparently harmless pheromone-based intoxication among certain cats.
    Some cats go bonkers over catnip; others ignore it.
  3. Welcomely refreshing or rejuvenating.
    Her phone call was catnip to my ears.

6 letters in word "catnip": A C I N P T.

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Words found within catnip:

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