What does the word mouse mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Mouser.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To hunt for slyly; prow1; catch mice.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A small rodent infesting houses, etc.

Usage examples for mouse

  1. And Peter was the mouse. – From-Twice-Told-Tales by Hawthorne, Nathaniel
  2. Unless it was a common or house mouse which had found its way in through somewhere. – The Heath Hover Mystery by Bertram Mitford
  3. But mind, whatever you see, you keep as still as a mouse. – When London Burned by G. A. Henty