Meaning of MOUSE in English

MOUSE

noun

1 animal

ADJECTIVE

▪ deer , field , house , etc.

▪ laboratory

▪ white

VERB + MOUSE

▪ chase

▪ catch

▪ kill

▪ breed

MOUSE + VERB

▪ squeak

▪ run , scurry

▪ gnaw sth

A ~ had gnawed its way through the cable.

MOUSE + NOUN

▪ droppings

▪ hole

▪ trap (usually mousetrap )

PHRASES

▪ as quiet as a ~

She crept upstairs, as quiet as a ~.

2 for a computer

ADJECTIVE

▪ optical , wireless

VERB + MOUSE

▪ click , double-click

▪ use

▪ drag , move

MOUSE + NOUN

▪ button

▪ click

Some of these mouse-click short cuts are worth learning.

▪ cursor , pointer

▪ mat ( BrE ), pad ( esp. AmE )

▪ port

PREPOSITION

▪ with the ~

You can move the cursor around the screen with the ~.

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