mousy adjective \ˈmau̇-sē, -zē\
: shy and quiet
of hair : dull brown in color
Examples of MOUSY
- The movie is a fantasy about a mousy housewife who is transformed into a glamorous star.
- <a mousy little girl who hid behind her mother the entire time we were there>
First Known Use of MOUSY
Related to MOUSY
- fainthearted, fearful, fearsome, shy (or mousey), scary, skittish, timid, timorous, tremulous
- adventuresome, adventurous, audacious, bold, daring, dashing, gutsy, hardy, venturesome, venturous
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