adjective, mous·i·er, mous·i·est.
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OTHER WORDS FROM mousymous·i·ly, adverbmous·i·ness, noun
Words nearby mousy
Example sentences from the Web for mousy
Been dying to see that powerful sexual masochist woo and whip that mousy college student?The ‘50 Shades of Grey’ Trailer Is Pretty Ridiculous, Right?|Kevin Fallon|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gaga played a mousy employee at the Apple Genius bar, who West trick into appearing on the show as a guest.Lady Gaga Disappoints on ‘Saturday Night Live’ (But She Tried Hard)|Kevin Fallon|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
He will work with as much zeal to snare a mousy girl as to seduce a beauty queen.Helen Gurley Brown: 10 Best Tips From ‘Sex and the Single Girl’|Lizzie Crocker|August 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
She wore a green blazer, round glasses and her mousy brown hair in a mousse-less blob.
She was a good-looking woman of no particularly identifiable age, who'd taken care to make herself mousy.
They were kept on plates on sideboards in the sun, or thrust into mousy cupboards.Notwithstanding|Mary Cholmondeley
Baby dear, only look at it wid him pitty, pitty eyes, and him tongue out of his mousy!Lorna Doone|R. D. Blackmore
But after a little the small mousy one's curiosity overcame her diffidence.The Title Market|Emily Post
After a bit we could make out the doctor's short-tailed, mousy mare and him powdering along at a sort of hand gallop.Robbery Under Arms|Thomas Alexander Browne, AKA Rolf Boldrewood
And those puny, little, mousy women stare and talk about me, because theah's a little meat on mah cahcass.Thy Rocks and Rills|Robert Ernest Gilbert