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English definition of “mousy”


adjective uk   /ˈmaʊ.si/ (mousier, mousiest) (also mousey) us  

mousy adjective (HAIR)

describes hair that is brown and not special or attractiveHair colourNot attractive to look atSerious and unpleasant

mousy adjective (PERSON)

shy and nervous and having few interesting qualities: A mousy-looking woman accompanied him.Shy and modestAnxious and worried
(Definition of mousy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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