Definition of puss-cat in English:

puss-cat

Pronunciation /ˈpʊskat/

noun

informal
  • A cat.

    Also used as a pet or proper name and as a term of endearment.

Origin

Early 16th century; earliest use found in John Skelton (c1460–1529), poet. From puss (although this is apparently first attested slightly later) + cat.