Sabre-toothed tiger was a term used to refer to any of several extinct species of large, cat-like carnivores.[1]

When Molly Weasley was angry at her children, Harry Potter thought that "for a short, plump, kind-faced woman, it was remarkable how much she looked like a saber-toothed tiger."[2]


Notes and references

  1. "Sabre-toothed cat" from Encyclopedia Britannica
  2. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Chapter 3 (The Burrow)