• Shrew Definition & Synonyms
- (a.) Wicked; malicious.
- (a.) To beshrew; to curse.
- (a.) Originally, a brawling, turbulent, vexatious person of either sex, but now restricted in use to females; a brawler; a scold.
- (a.) Any small insectivore of the genus Sorex and several allied genera of the family Sorecidae. In form and color they resemble mice, but they have a longer and more pointed nose. Some of them are the smallest of all mammals.
• Shrewmouse Definition & Synonyms
- (n.) A shrew; especially, the erd shrew.