Definición de shrew en inglés:

shrew

Saltos de línea: shrew
Pronunciación: /ʃruː
 
/

sustantivo

  • 1A small mouse-like insectivorous mammal with a long pointed snout and tiny eyes.
    • Family Soricidae: many genera, in particular Sorex and Crocidura, and numerous species
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Several small mammals live in the park - genets, shrews, hedgehogs and mongooses.
    • With the zoo's high densities of rodents (deer mice, white-footed mice, house mice, shrews, moles, and Norway rats), a relatively high density of rodent predators could be achieved.
    • Foxes, rabbits, harvest mice, house mice, dormice, shrews, weasels, and voles all depend on the hedgerows as a place to breed, hunt or shelter.

Origen

Old English scrēawa, scrǣwa, of Germanic origin; related words in Germanic languages have senses such as 'dwarf', 'devil', or 'fox'.

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Pronunciación: skəʊʃ
noun
a small amount; a little