Definition of Museful

1. a. Meditative; thoughtfully silent.



Definition of Museful

1. Adjective. Meditative; thoughtfully silent. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Museful

1. pensive [adj] - See also: pensive

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Museful

musculus vastus externus
musculus vastus intermedius
musculus vastus internus
musculus vastus lateralis
musculus vastus medialis
musculus ventricularis
musculus verticalis linguae
musculus vocalis
musculus zygomaticus
musculus zygomaticus major
musculus zygomaticus minor
muse
musea
museau
mused
museful (current term)
museless
museographies
museography
museological
museologically
museologies
museologist
museologists
museology
museophile
museophiles
muser
musers
muses

Literary usage of Museful

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1. The Literary Magazine, and American Register by Charles Brockden Brown (1804)
"... but my pallid cheek, my museful countenance, and some hairs which have been silvered by an aching head, would declare that I was nearer to forty. ..."

2. The Royal Phraseological English-French, French-English Dictionary by John Charles Tarver (1845)
"(deep thoughts, reverie), rêverie, /. ; médi- To MUSE, ». и. méditer sur, penser, réfléchir ; (to be absent in mind), rêver. museful, adj. rêveur, euse; ..."

3. The Odyssey of Homer by Homer (1853)
"Then to the servile task the monarch turns His royal hands: each torch refulgent burns With added day: meanwhile in museful mood, Absorb'd in thought, ..."

4. The Cambridge History of English Literature by Adolphus William Ward, Alfred Rayney Waller (1913)
"Let me give you some instances from Dryden, whom every body reckons a great master of our poetic tongue.—Full of museful ..."

5. The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including the Series by Alexander Chalmers, Samuel Johnson (1810)
"There sits the sapient bard in museful mood. Ami glows impassion'd for his country's good ! All the bright spirits of the just, combin'd. ..."

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