mouse englannista suomeksi
- At twilight in the summer there is never anybody to fear—man, woman, or cat—in the chambers and at that hour the mice come out. They do not eat parchment or foolscap or red tape, but they eat the luncheon crumbs.
A member of the many small rodent and marsupial species resembling such a rodent.
A quiet or shy person.
(quote-book)| title=(w)| section=Act 3, Scene 4| passage=Let the bloat King tempt you again to bed, / Pinch wanton on your cheek, call you his mouse
A match used in firing guns or blasting.
To hunt or catch mice (the rodents), usually of cats. (century)
''Captain Higgins moused the hook with a bit of marline to prevent the block beckets from falling out under slack.''
To navigate by means of a computer mouse.
1988, ''MacUser'', Volume 4
- I had just moused to the File menu and the pull-down menu repeated the menu bar's hue a dozen shades lighter.
To tear, as a cat devours a mouse.
(l) (for a PC)
(alternative form of)
(l); (l) (gloss)