Welcome to Anagrammer Crossword Genius! Keep reading below to see if muses is an answer to any crossword puzzle or word game (Scrabble, Words With Friends etc). Scroll down to see all the info we have compiled on muses.
Searching in Crosswords ...
The answer MUSES has 122 possible clue(s) in existing crosswords.
Searching in Word Games ...
The word MUSES is VALID in some board games. Check MUSES in word games in Scrabble, Words With Friends, see scores, anagrams etc.
Searching in Dictionaries ...
Definitions of muses in various dictionaries:
noun - in ancient Greek mythology any of 9 daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne
noun - the source of an artist's inspiration
verb - reflect deeply on a subject
Word Research / Anagrams and more ...
Keep reading for additional results and analysis below.
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|These 9 goddesses of ancient Greece were sometimes called the Pierides like their home in the Pieria|
|A mosaic found near Carthage shows Virgil between Melpomene & Clio, 2 members of this famous group|
|Each of these daughters of Zeus & Mnemosyne represented a branch of the arts & sciences|
|The ballet "Apollo" features Polyhymnia, Terpsichore & Calliope, 3 of these 9 sister-goddesses|
|The Pierides were turned into magpies after they challenged these "artsy" sisters to a singing contest & lost|
|Mnemosyne, the goddess of memory, was the mother of these 9 goddesses of the arts|
|The Pierides were turned into magpies when they challenged these nine sisters to a singing match, & lost|
|In 1650 Anne Bradstreet's poems appeared as "The Tenth" of these goddesses "lately sprung up in America"|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|Plural form of muse.|
|Third-person singular simple present indicative form of muse.|
|an instance or period of reflection.|
|(in Greek and Roman mythology) each of nine goddesses, the daughters of Zeus and Mnemosyne, who preside over the arts and sciences.|
|a woman, or a force personified as a woman, who is the source of inspiration for a creative artist.|
|be absorbed in thought.|
The Muses (Ancient Greek: , Mosai) are the inspirational goddesses of literature, science, and the arts in Greek mythology. They were considered the source of the knowledge embodied in the poetry, lyric songs, and myths that were related orally for centuries in these ancient cultures. They were later adopted by the Romans as a part of their pantheon.|
* In current English usage, "muse" can refer in general to a person who inspires an artist, musician, or writer.