noun. ['ˈkætnɪp'] hairy aromatic perennial herb having whorls of small white purple-spotted flowers in a terminal spike; used in the past as a domestic remedy; strongly attractive to cats.
- Nepeta cataria
- genus Nepeta
Words that Rhyme with Catnip
How do you pronounce catnip?
Pronounce catnip as ˈkætnɪp.
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Example sentences of the word catnip
1. Noun, singular or mass
Tossing a favorite treat or toy filled with catnip into the carrier may entice her to try it out.
2. Noun, plural
Not to be judgmental, but he's probably going to spend it all on catnip.