mousy

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From mouse +‎ -y.

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mousy (comparative mousier, superlative mousiest)

  1. Resembling a mouse
  2. Quiet, stealthy
  3. Timid
  4. A greyish brown colour.
    It's a god-awful small affair to the girl with the mousy hair David Bowie - Life on Mars? (1971)