three blind mice

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“Three Blind Mice” definition


A nursery rhyme and children's song:

Three blind mice, see how they run!
They all ran after the farmer's wife;
She cut off their tails with a carving knife.
Did you ever see such a sight in your life,
As three blind mice?
The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
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