What does the word puss mean?

Usage examples for puss

  1. " Puss in Boots", " Red Ridinghood", and " Cinderella" became available in print. – Our Legal Heritage, 4th Ed. by S. A. Reilly
  2. Puss was so angry that he flew up and scratched the man's face. – The Beacon Second Reader by James H. Fassett
  3. The Puss she didn't like ink at all! – Cole's Funny Picture Book No. 1 by Edward William Cole