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shrew British & World English

A small mouse-like insectivorous mammal with a long pointed snout and tiny eyes

otter shrew British & World English

A semiaquatic mammal of the tenrec family, with a sleek body and long tail, native to central and West Africa

shrew-mole British & World English

A small shrew-like mole with a long tail, native to Asia and North America

pygmy shrew British & World English

A shrew which is one of the smallest known mammals

tree shrew British & World English

A small squirrel-like insectivorous mammal with a pointed snout, native to SE Asia, especially Borneo

water shrew British & World English

A large semiaquatic shrew that preys on aquatic invertebrates

elephant shrew British & World English

A small insectivorous African mammal with a long mobile snout, long hindlimbs, and a rat-like tail

white-toothed shrew British & World English

An aggressive shrew with white teeth, native to Eurasia and Africa

least shrew in least British & World English

Used in names of very small animals and plants, e.g. least shrew

pygmy shrew in pygmy British & World English

Used in names of animals and plants that are much smaller than more typical kinds, e.g. pygmy shrew, pygmy water lily

giant otter shrew in otter shrew British & World English

A semiaquatic mammal of the tenrec family, with a sleek body and long tail, native to central and West Africa

Eurasian water shrew in water shrew British & World English

A large semiaquatic shrew that preys on aquatic invertebrates

American water shrew in water shrew British & World English

A large semiaquatic shrew that preys on aquatic invertebrates

pygmy white-toothed shrew in white-toothed shrew British & World English

An aggressive shrew with white teeth, native to Eurasia and Africa

shrew English Thesaurus

Matilda has the reputation of being a shrew

shrew English-Spanish

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