What does the word kitten mean?

Usage examples for kitten

  1. You ain't got any more pluck these times than a kitten." – Cord and Creese by James de Mille
  2. I say " Can he name a kitten?" – The Note-Books of Samuel Butler by Samuel Butler
  3. Mr. Falkirk- what a lovely kitten! – Wych Hazel by Susan and Anna Warner