This is a glossary of the mentionable words that the Clans use often.
Crow-food: rotting food
Fox dung: an insult; stronger offense than mouse-dung
Gathering: a meeting that the Clans hold in peace at every full moon
Greencough: a severe chest infection, which can be fatal in elders and young kits
Greenleaf Twolegplace: a place where humans visit only in summer (campsite, resort, etc.)
Halfbridge: a dock
Horseplace: fields and stables near the lake there half-tamed cats live
Housefolk: a house cat's word for its humans
Kittypet: a house cat
Loner: cat that lives peacefully on its own in one place but doesn't defend its territory
Monster: usually refers to human machines such as cars and bulldozers
Moonhigh: the time of night when the moon is at its highest, often midnight.
Mouse-brained:not very smart
Mouse dung: a curse; not as offensive as fox-dung
Rogue:a cat that is neither a Warrior nor a Kittypet-a wilder and more aggressive version of a loner.
Sharing tongues: exchanging pleasantries
Silverpelt: the night sky
Sun-drown-place:a place on the Lake Territory where, at sunset, the sun appears to "drown"
Sunhigh: around noon
Twoleg nest: human houses
Upwalkers:(see "twolegs") used by Purdy in the New Prophecy series
Whitecough: mild chest infection