Mouse Mouse, v. t. 1. To tear, as a cat devours a mouse. [Obs.] ``[Death] mousing the flesh of men.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. (Naut.) To furnish with a mouse; to secure by means of a mousing. See {Mouse}, n., 2. [1913 Webster]

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