Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

English definition of “muse”

muse

noun [C/U] (IMAGINARY FORCE)   /mjuz/
an imaginary force that gives you ideas and helps you to write, paint, or make music, or a physical representation of this force
(Definition of muse noun (IMAGINARY FORCE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Focus on the pronunciation of muse

More American English definitions for “muse”

Definitions of “muse” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More