What does musing mean?

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ˈmyu zɪŋmus·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. contemplation, reflection, reflexion, rumination, musing, thoughtfulnessadjective

    a calm, lengthy, intent consideration

  2. brooding, broody, contemplative, meditative, musing, pensive, pondering, reflective, ruminativeadjective

    deeply or seriously thoughtful

    "Byron lives on not only in his poetry, but also in his creation of the 'Byronic hero' - the persona of a brooding melancholy young man";

Wiktionary

  1. musingnoun

    thought, meditation, contemplation

    daydreaming or imaginative musings.

  2. musingadjective

    Absorbed in thought; contemplative

Webster Dictionary

  1. Musing

    of Muse

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Musing

    mūz′ing, n. the act of one who muses: contemplation: meditation.—adj. meditative, preoccupied.—adv. Mus′ingly.

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  1. Alex
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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of musing in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of musing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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