Definitions of pet

  1. To treat as a pet; to fondle; to indulge; as, she was petted and spoiled.
  2. To fondle or indulge.
  3. To treat as a pet: to fondle:- pr. p. petting; pa. t. and pa. p. petted.
  4. To treat as a pet; fondle.
  5. To be a pet.
  6. stroke or caress in an erotic manner, as during lovemaking
  7. To indulge in pets or fits of ill- humour, as a child; to fondle or indulge.
  8. a domesticated animal kept for companionship or amusement
  9. a fit of petulance or sulkiness ( especially at what is felt to be a slight)
  10. A cade lamb; a lamb brought up by hand.
  11. Any person or animal especially cherished and indulged; a fondling; a darling; often, a favorite child.
  12. A slight fit of peevishness or fretfulness.
  13. Any person or animal that is fondled or caressed; a sudden fit of peevishness.
  14. Any animal tame and fondled: a word of endearment often used to young children.
  15. A sudden fit of peevishness or slight passion.
  16. A fit of peevishness or slight anger.
  17. Any creature fondled or indulged; favorite.
  18. A fit of ill temper; peevishness.
  19. A cade lamb; a foundling; a darling; a fit of peevishness or fretful discontent.
  20. A fit of slight passion or sulks; a fit of peevishness; any animal fondled or indulged; a word of endearment applied to young children.
  21. preferred above all others and treated with partiality; " the favored child"
  22. To treat as a pet; to fondle.
  23. Petted; indulged; admired; cherished; as, a pet child; a pet lamb; a pet theory.
  24. Favorite; accustomed to indulgence.
  25. Favorite.
  26. Pettish.
  27. Being a pet; indulged; cherished.