What are some alternative words for mouse?

Synonyms for mousemaʊs; maʊz; maɪs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mouse(noun)

    any of numerous small rodents typically resembling diminutive rats having pointed snouts and small ears on elongated bodies with slender usually hairless tails

    shiner, computer mouse, black eye

  2. shiner, black eye, mouse(noun)

    a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye

    computer mouse, common mackerel, mouse, reverse, blow, reversal, shiner, black eye, setback

  3. mouse(noun)

    person who is quiet or timid

    shiner, computer mouse, black eye

  4. mouse, computer mouse(verb)

    a hand-operated electronic device that controls the coordinates of a cursor on your computer screen as you move it around on a pad; on the bottom of the device is a ball that rolls on the surface of the pad

    "a mouse takes much more room than a trackball"

    shiner, computer mouse, mouse, black eye

  5. sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfoot(verb)

    to go stealthily or furtively

    "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"

    cower, cabbage, filch, sneak, slip, fawn, snarf, purloin, crawl, grovel, nobble, cringe, pinch, hook, lift, swipe, pussyfoot, creep, mouse, pilfer, abstract

  6. mouse(verb)

    manipulate the mouse of a computer

    sneak, creep, pussyfoot

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. mouse(v. n.)

    catch mice

  2. mouse(v. n.)

    peer, search, pry about, look closely

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

mice, souris, smile, murine, fairy, smiling, mouse-, rato

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