As an adjective loaflike
is resembling a loaf or some aspect of one.
As a noun catloaf is
(slang|rare) the loaflike form of a domestic cat sitting with paws and tail tucked underneath the body.
Resembling a loaf or some aspect of one.
(slang, rare) The loaflike form of a domestic cat sitting with paws and tail tucked underneath the body.
* 1999 , "Ailsa N Murphy", RIP, Silver-The-Cat'' (on Internet newsgroup ''rec.arts.sf.fandom )
* 2004 , "Franz Bestuchev", catloaf'' (on Internet newsgroup ''alt.support.depression )
- And Gary never got to see him do the full catloaf , where he curled up face-down so that all that stuck out were the tips of his ears. I never got a picture of that, either.
- One must often attend to the tail and ensure it remains tucked and not become flippant, so as to maintain a catloaf of presentable form.