Definitions for MUSEmyuz
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(v.i.)to think or meditate in silence.
Archaic. to gaze meditatively or wonderingly.
(v.t.)to say or think meditatively.
Origin of muse:
1300–50; ME: to mutter, gaze meditatively on < MF muser, perh. ult. der. of ML mūsummuzzle
one of the nine Greek goddesses, daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, who presided over the arts: Calliope, Clio, Erato, Euterpe, Melpomene, Polyhymnia, Terpsichore, Thalia, and Urania.
(sometimes l.c.) the inspiration that motivates a poet, artist, or thinker.
(l.c.) a poet.
Origin of Muse:
1350–1400; < MF < L < Gk Moûsa
in ancient Greek mythology any of 9 daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne; protector of an art or science
the source of an artist's inspiration
"Euterpe was his muse"
chew over, think over, meditate, ponder, excogitate, contemplate, muse, reflect, mull, mull over, ruminate, speculate(verb)
reflect deeply on a subject
"I mulled over the events of the afternoon"; "philosophers have speculated on the question of God for thousands of years"; "The scientist must stop to observe and start to excogitate"
One of the nine Ancient Greek deities of the arts.
Origin: From muse, from Musa, from Μοῦσα.
a gap or hole in a hedge, hence, wall, or the like, through which a wild animal is accustomed to pass; a muset
one of the nine goddesses who presided over song and the different kinds of poetry, and also the arts and sciences; -- often used in the plural
a particular power and practice of poetry
a poet; a bard
to think closely; to study in silence; to meditate
to be absent in mind; to be so occupied in study or contemplation as not to observe passing scenes or things present; to be in a brown study
to think on; to meditate on
to wonder at
contemplation which abstracts the mind from passing scenes; absorbing thought; hence, absence of mind; a brown study
wonder, or admiration
Translations for MUSE
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to think about a matter usually without serious concentration.
- refletirPortuguese (BR)
- die MuseGerman
- reflexionar, meditarSpanish
- انديشه کردنFarsi
- कलादेवी करना, ध्यान करनाHindi
- brjóta heilann um e-ðIcelandic
- svarstyti, mintimis perkratinėtiLithuanian
- pārdomāt; apcerētLatvian
- fundere, spekulereNorwegian
- انديشه کردنPersian
- اندیشه کولPashto
- a medita, a cugetaRomanian
- fundera, grubblaSwedish
- düşünceye dalmakTurkish
- 沈思Chinese (Trad.)
- роздумувати, розмірковуватиUkrainian
- غور و فکر کرناUrdu
- suy tưởngVietnamese
- 沉思Chinese (Simp.)
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