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    put the cat amongst the pigeons

    What does the expression below mean?

    Put the cat amongst the pigeons.

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    Re: put the cat amongst the pigeons

    cat - Definition from Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English

    put/set the cat among the pigeons:
    to do or say something that causes arguments, trouble etc


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    Re: put the cat amongst the pigeons

    It is always worth checking the forums' list of idioms: Cat among the pigeons - UsingEnglish.com

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    Smile Re: put the cat amongst the pigeons

    Quote Originally Posted by Anglika View Post
    It is always worth checking the forums' list of idioms: Cat among the pigeons - UsingEnglish.com
    Hello Anglika,

    I seached for put the cat amongst the pigeons.


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    Re: put the cat amongst the pigeons

    Always worth reducing the search to one or two words!

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