shrewmouse [shroo-mous] ExamplesWord Origin noun, plural shrew·mice.
- a shrew.
A shrewmouse broke cover in front of him, followed by its mate.
But the shrewmouse had crouched to dodge the shadow of a passing bird, and he saw him no more.
British Dictionary definitions for shrewmouse shrewmouse noun plural -mice
- another name for the shrew, esp the common shrew