noun 1. . noun 1. a dogwood tree, Cornus nuttallii, of western North America, having pointed, petallike white or pinkish bracts and clustered scarlet fruits.
noun 1. illegally distilled corn liquor; moonshine. noun phrase Raw and inferior whiskey, esp homemade bootleg whiskey; moonshine (1839+)
- Mouse around
To explore public portions of a large system, especially a network such as Internet via FTP or TELNET, looking for interesting stuff to snarf. [Jargon File] (1994-12-05)
- Mouse arrest
jargon Getting busted for violating an on-line service’s rule of conduct. “Sorry I couldn’t get back to you. AOL put me under mouse arrest.” (1997-03-30)