To make a cardboard cut out in a cat shape and prop it up in the middle of a road to test driver reflexes at night. Often done for entertainment purposes.
Last night, I went catting and every single car that went by hit our fucking cardboard cat.
by Tabasco Sauce March 16, 2009
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To desire a drug, usually after a night on it, or on a comedown. - Strong colloquialism.
Mate, ever since last night i've been catting for coke.
by xander89 November 23, 2010
copying what someone else is doing(imitating them)
"what you catting me for "?
by Esk1boy October 03, 2003
To be desperately in need of something.
To have "the jones."
Blud, I haven't had a cigarette since this morning. I'm catting for a fag.
by Bartleby Tidders December 07, 2005
To place obnoxious amounts of pictures of cats in high-traffic, public areas. Most typically done in anime, comic book, sci-fi, or similar conventions.
I've been catting elevators all day, it's time to go outside and do more catting.
by MeiLien August 09, 2011
To animalise oneself. Acting like a cat. Going out on the tiles, being furry, luxurious and nefarious.
Often done with pals.
Jim: 'I'm a cat, you're a cat - let's go catting?'
Steph: 'Honk honk honk honk honk.'
by tgrmtry July 02, 2013
In the video game "Left 4 Dead", Catting is when somebody splits away from the team and runs for the saferoom. When somebody "Cats", they stop at nothing to make it to the saferoom. This includes disregarding fallen teammates, dodging Tanks, and hiding.
"We are getting swarmed back here! Save yourself and Cat it!"

"The last Tank is down! Let's make a Cat for it!"

"Get the survivor off on his own! He's Catting!"
by wubang3r November 29, 2009

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