mousy

play play
adjective \ˈmau̇-sē, -zē\
variants: or

mousey

Definition of mousy

mousier

;

mousiest

  1. :  of, relating to, or resembling a mouse: such asa :  quiet, stealthyb :  timid, retiringc :  grayish brown

mousily

play \-sə-lē, -zə-\ adverb

mousiness

play \-sē-nəs, -zē-\ noun

Examples of mousy in a Sentence

  1. The movie is a fantasy about a mousy housewife who is transformed into a glamorous star.

  2. a mousy little girl who hid behind her mother the entire time we were there

1812

First Known Use of mousy

1812


MOUSY Defined for English Language Learners

mousy

play play
adjective \ˈmau̇-sē, -zē\

Definition of mousy for English Language Learners

  • : shy and quiet

  • of hair : dull brown in color



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