vole, field mouse(noun)
any of various small mouselike rodents of the family Cricetidae (especially of genus Microtus) having a stout short-tailed body and inconspicuous ears and inhabiting fields or meadows
Any of a large number of species of small rodents of the family Cricetidae.
a deal at cards that draws all the tricks
to win all the tricks by a vole
any one of numerous species of micelike rodents belonging to Arvicola and allied genera of the subfamily Arvicolinae. They have a thick head, short ears, and a short hairy tail
A vole is a small rodent resembling a mouse but with a stouter body, a shorter, hairy tail, a slightly rounder head, smaller ears and eyes, and differently formed molars. There are approximately 155 species of voles. They are sometimes known as meadow mice or field mice in North America. Vole species form the subfamily Arvicolinae with the lemmings and the muskrats.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
vōl, n. in card-playing, the winning of all the tricks in one deal.—v.i. to win such. [Fr.,—L. volāre, to fly.]
vōl, n. a genus of rodent quadrupeds of the subfamily Arvicolinæ, which also includes the lemmings, the musk-rats, &c., the Field-vole, the Water-vole, popularly called the water-rat, and the Bank-vole.
The numerical value of vole in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of vole in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Your eyes stole at dawn his clarity. (Tes yeux ont volé A l'aube sa clarté)
You missed the shadow of the hawk on the vole if you think how wonderfully free a vole is!
The lover steals a kiss. He incurs life imprisonment. (L'amoureux vole un baiser. Il encourt perpétuité)
The lover steals a kiss. He is under penalty of perpetuity. (L'amoureux vole un baiser. Il encourt perpétuité)
Nous ne devons pas sentir mal parce que quelqu'un vole nos idées. ça arrive. Nous, à la place, devrions nous sentir mauvais qu'ils ne disposaient pas tout de leur propre pour commencer. - Deo
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- talpóCatalan, Valencian
- pestruška, lumík, hrabošík, slepuška, norník, hrabošCzech
- wrotmûsWestern Frisian
- 畑鼠, ハタネズミJapanese
- veldmuis, woelmuisDutch
- łeeyiʼ bitiiníNavajo, Navaho
- nornik, polnik, nornicaPolish
- voluharji, voluharSlovene
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