meeces

meeces

(jargon)
/mees'*z/ (TMRC) Occasional furry visitors who are not urchins; that is, mice. This may no longer be in live use. According to ESR it derives from the refrain of the early-1960s cartoon character Mr. Jinx: "I hate meeces to *pieces*!"
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Meeces supervisor, Trinity Lescallett, talked about Meeces commitment to young adult services.
Which cartoon cat's famous catchphrase was: "I hate those meeces to pieces.
Who was often heard to say 'I hate those meeces to pieces
And no mention at all of Snagglepuss, Pixie and Dixie and Mr Jinx who ``hated those meeces to pieces