English - Vietnamese Dictionary
muse /mju:z/Concise Dictionary
- danh từ
- (the muse) hứng thơ; tài thơ
- nội động từ
- (+ on, upon, over) nghĩ trầm ngâm, suy tưởng
- to muse upon a distant scene: nghĩ tới một cảnh xa xôi
- (+ on) ngắm, nhìn, đăm chiêu
+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
+reflect deeply on a subject
Advanced English Dictionary
cogitate, meditate, reflect, contemplate, ruminate, think over, think about, consider, chew over, deliberate, revolve, weigh, evaluate, study, mull over, brood (over), ponder; be absorbed (in thought), be in a brown study, dream, day-dream, be in a trance or reverie:
Asked for a decision, Michael mused for a while before answering.
1 a person or spirit that gives a writer, painter, musician, etc. ideas and the desire to create things: He felt that his muse had deserted him (= that he could no longer write, paint, etc.).
2 (Muse) (in ancient Greek and Roman stories) one of the nine GODDESSES who encouraged poetry, music and other branches of art and literature
+ verb (written)
1 [V] ~ (about / on / over / upon sth) to think carefully about sth for a time, ignoring what is happening around you: I sat quietly, musing on the events of the day.
2 to say sth to yourself in a way that shows you are thinking carefully about it: [V speech] 'I wonder why?' she mused. [also V that]
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