verb as in nose
verb as in seek
The strung sinews relaxed, and the great cat began to purr as though she had never dreamt of mousing.
Stevenson was once asked by a mousing astrologer to state the date of his birth.
So howandever, as I was saying, the old dog seeing the tin was empty starts mousing around by Joe and me.
As one of family—cat (lady), elderly; would give slight services (mousing, etc.) in return for comfortable home.
"Seem to be afraid we've been mousing round aboard their boat," muttered Spurling.
On this page you'll find 76 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to mousing, such as: pry, sniff, snoop, busybody, examine, and inspect.
From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.