Definitions for muse

Definitions for (noun) muse

Main entry: muse

Definition: the source of an artist's inspiration

Usage: Euterpe was his muse

Main entry: Muse

Definition: in ancient Greek mythology any of 9 daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne; protector of an art or science

Definitions for (verb) muse

Main entry: chew over, reflect, ponder, think over, speculate, ruminate, mull, mull over, muse, excogitate, contemplate, meditate

Definition: reflect deeply on a subject

Usage: 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

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