Kitten vs Kittenhood - What's the difference?

kitten | kittenhood |


As nouns the difference between kitten and kittenhood

is that kitten is a young cat diminutive: kitty while kittenhood is the state or time of being a kitten.

As a verb kitten

is to give birth to kittens.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

kitten

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A young cat. Diminutive: kitty.
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  • A young rabbit, rat, hedgehog, squirrel, fox, beaver or badger.
  • Derived terms

    * have kittens * kit * kitten heel * kittenish * kitty

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To give birth to kittens.
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    kittenhood

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state or time of being a kitten.