Synonyms of mouse


1. mouse, rodent, gnawer

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

2. shiner, black eye, mouse, bruise, contusion

usage: a swollen bruise caused by a blow to the eye

3. mouse, person, individual, someone, somebody, mortal, soul

usage: person who is quiet or timid

4. mouse, computer mouse, electronic device

usage: 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"


1. sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfoot, walk

usage: to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"

2. mouse, manipulate

usage: manipulate the mouse of a computer

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