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English definition of “mouse”

mouse

noun uk   /maʊs/ (plural mice) us  

mouse noun (ANIMAL)

A2 [C] a small mammal with short fur, a pointed face, and a long tail: a field mouse a pet mouse

mouse noun (COMPUTER)

A2 [C] a small device that you move across a surface in order to move a cursor on your computer screen

mouse noun (PERSON)

[C usually singular] a shy, quiet, nervous person
(Definition of mouse from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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