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Definition of Maudlin

Maudlin
Maudlin Maud"lin, Maudeline Maude"line, n. (Bot.) An aromatic composite herb, the costmary; also, the South European Achillea Ageratum, a kind of yarrow.
Maudlin
Maudlin Maud"lin, a. [From Maudlin, a contr. of Magdalen, OE. Maudeleyne, who is drawn by painters with eyes swelled and red with weeping.] 1. Tearful; easily moved to tears; exciting to tears; excessively sentimental; weak and silly. ``Maudlin eyes.' --Dryden. ``Maudlin eloquence.' --Roscommon. ``A maudlin poetess.' --Pope. ``Maudlin crowd.' --Southey. 2. Drunk, or somewhat drunk; fuddled; given to drunkenness. Maudlin Clarence in his malmsey butt. --Byron.

Meaning of Maudlin from wikipedia

- Maudlin means "excessively sentimental". It may also refer to: Maudlin, Cornwall Maudlin, West Sus**** Maudlin Castle, Kilkenny, Ireland Tim Maudlin, philosopher...
- Tim William Eric Maudlin (born April 23, 1958) is an American philosopher of science who has done influential work on the metaphysical foundations of...
- Maudlin of the Well (commonly abbreviated as motW) is an avant-garde metal band from Boston, M****achusetts. Their music contains elements from many different...
- Floyd Robertson (Flaherty) and Earl Camembert (Levy), talk-show host Sammy Maudlin (Flaherty), cult-stardom-destined and beer-addled brothers Bob and Doug...
- representations of Mary Magdalene in tears are the source of the modern English word maudlin, meaning "sickeningly sentimental or emotional". In medieval depictions...
- college in English. The college's name is pronounced like the adjective maudlin because the late medieval English name of Mary Magdalene was Maudelen,...
- "Mad Maudlin's Search" or "Mad Maudlin's Search for Her Tom of Bedlam" (the same Maud who was mentioned in the verse "With a thought I took for Maudlin /...
- The Maudlin Years is a 1996 album by country artist Amy Allison. It compiled songs she recorded with a group called "the Maudlins", as well as some of...
- Maudlin Castle is a tower house which formed part of a medieval hospital and National Monument located in Kilkenny, Ireland. Maudlin Castle is located...
- known for his work as the leader of the experimental bands Kayo Dot and maudlin of the Well. Driver creates the majority of the album artwork ****ociated...
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