Definition of mouse potato noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


mouse potato

BrE BrE//ˈmaʊs pəteɪtəʊ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈmaʊs pəteɪtoʊ//
(informal, disapproving) Using a computer
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a person who spends too much time using a computer See related entries: Using a computer Word Origin1990s: on the pattern of couch potato.
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