NOTE: usually implies one person gets all the benefit - the whole pot
The kitty was over two hundred dollars during our last poker hand.
John put a dollar in the kitty to see Bob and then raised him two more.
Jane started a kitty at work for betting on when Mary's baby is due.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 2
NOTE: implies everyone involved may share in the benefit.
Take some money for lunch out of the household kitty in the glass jar.
The neighbors are putting a kitty together for a block party this summer.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1
The child called the kitty but it hid under the couch.
Here, kitty, kitty, kitty.
They just adopted two three-month old kitties.
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 3, 4