Meow

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Expressing WantsPlay
Cats meow to communicate needs or desires, like hunger. SlideYou'll hear a meow when your cat is asking for food.
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Human InterpretationPlay
People may imitate 'meow' to mimic cats or be playful. SlideShe said 'meow' playfully after seeing a cute kitten video.
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Attention SeekingPlay
A 'meow' can signal a cat's attempt to grab your attention. SlideThe persistent meow at the door is my cat wanting to be let in.