adjective, mous·i·er, mous·i·est.
Related formsmous·i·ly, adverbmous·i·ness, noun
Examples 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.
“Ruth is a mousy little woman, really,” said one prominent political figure in town.
Emily was dressy, wore a false front, and always took precedence of her sister, who was small and mousy in demeanour.Betty Trevor|Mrs. G. de Horne Vaizey
A mousy light lingered in the shrubbery; bats were flying against a salmon-tinted sky as they took the path homeward.The Slayer Of souls|Robert Chambers
The people are charming, and the house is a mousy, ratty, ramshackle place hundreds of years old.The Roof of France|Matilda Betham-Edwards
A bat was flying somewhere near—he felt the wind from its mousy wings.Lorraine|Robert W. Chambers
This is the prettiest Cerastium, though not so "mousy" as some, and grows in dry as well as moist situations.Field Book of Western Wild Flowers|Margaret Armstrong