Feminine sexual energy. “sex kitten.”
A cat biting you can mean a call to intimacy.
A sick or starving cat can mean you are having a dry spell.
Can also point to independence, aloofness, gossip or “cattiness,” balance or any other qualities you associate with a cat.
A predatory cat is you ability to protect your best interests as well as go out on the hunt and get what you want in life.
If the cat is a threat in your dream then this part of you is trying to get your attention because it wants you to utilize it in your life.