HyperDic: mouse

English > 6 senses of the word mouse:
NOUNanimalmouseany of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails
statemouse, shiner, black eyea swollen bruise caused by a blow / blow to the eye
person mouseperson who is quiet or timid
artifactmouse, computer mousea hand-operated electronic device that controls the coordinates of a cursor on your computer screen as you move it around on a pad
VERBmotionmouse, sneak, creep, pussyfootto go stealthily or furtively
contactmousemanipulate the mouse of a computer
mouse > pronunciation
Soundsmaw's
Rhymesalehouse ... whorehouse: 54 rhymes with aws...
English > mouse: 6 senses > noun 1, animal
MeaningAny of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails.
Narrowerfield mouse, fieldmouseAny nocturnal Old World mouse of the genus Apodemus inhabiting woods and fields and gardens
harvest mouse, Micromyx minutussmall reddish-brown Eurasian mouse inhabiting e.g. cornfields
house mouse, Mus musculusBrownish-grey Old World mouse now a common household pest worldwide / worldwide
nude mouseA mouse with a genetic defect that prevents them from growing hair and also prevents them from immunologically rejecting human cells and tissues
wood mouseAny of various New World woodland mice
Broaderrodent, gnawerrelatively small placental mammals having a single pair of constantly growing incisor teeth specialized for gnawing
Spanishratón
Catalanratolí
Adjectivesmousy, mouseyinfested with mice
English > mouse: 6 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningA swollen bruise caused by a blow / blow to the eye.
Synonymsshiner, black eye
Broaderbruise, contusionAn injury that doesn't break the skin but results in some discoloration
Spanishojo morado
Catalanull de vellut
English > mouse: 6 senses > noun 3, person
Meaningperson who is quiet or timid.
Broaderperson, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soulA human being
Spanishmouse, ratón
Adjectivesmousy, mouseyquiet and timid and ineffectual
English > mouse: 6 senses > noun 4, artifact
MeaningA hand-operated electronic device that controls the coordinates of a cursor on your computer screen as you move it around on a pad; on the bottom of the device is a ball that rolls on the surface of the pad.
Example"a mouse takes much more room than a trackball"
Synonymcomputer mouse
Partsmouse buttonA push button on the mouse
Broaderelectronic deviceA device that accomplishes its purpose electronically
Spanishmouse, ratón
Catalanratolí
Verbsmousemanipulate the mouse of a computer
English > mouse: 6 senses > verb 1, motion
MeaningTo go stealthily or furtively.
PatternSomebody ----s PP
Synonymssneak, creep, pussyfoot
BroaderwalkUse one's feet to advance
Spanishcaminar de puntillas, escabullirse
Catalananar de puntetes, escapolir-se, esquitllar-se
English > mouse: 6 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningmanipulate the mouse of a computer.
PatternSomebody ----s
Broadermanipulatehold something in one's hands and move it
Nounsmousea hand-operated electronic device that controls the coordinates of a cursor on your computer screen as you move it around on a pad

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