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Meaning of COUGAR

Pronunciation:  'koogur

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  large American feline resembling a lion

COUGAR is a 6 letter word that starts with C.


 Synonyms: catamount, Felis concolor, mountain lion, painter, panther, puma
 See Also: Felis, genus Felis, wildcat



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Cou"gar\ (k??"g?r), n. [F. couguar, from the native name
in the South American dialects, cuguacuara, cuguacuarana.]
An American feline quadruped ({Felis concolor}), resembling
the African panther in size and habits. Its color is tawny,
without spots; hence writers often called it the {American
lion}. Called also {puma}, {panther}, {mountain lion}, and
{catamount}. See {Puma}.

Computing Dictionary

A former (development) name for the w3c's html 4 standard.

Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Seeing a cougar in your dream, symbolizes wild beauty, power, grace, and raw emotion. It often refers to feminine power and aggression. Alternatively, it also indicates lurking danger and death.