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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, castle in Kilkenny, Ireland. Tim Maudlin...
- Floyd Robertson (Flaherty) and Earl Camembert (Levy), talk-show host Sammy Maudlin (Flaherty), cult-stardom-destined and beer-addled brothers Bob and Doug...
- 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...
- Magdalen College (/ˈmɔːdlɪn/ MAWD-lin) is one of the wealthiest constituent colleges of the University of Oxford, with an estimated financial endowment...
- "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 /...
- representations of Mary Magdalene in tears are the source of the modern English word maudlin, meaning "sickeningly sentimental or emotional". In medieval depictions...
- Tim William Eric Maudlin (born April 23, 1958) is an American philosopher of science who has done influential work on the metaphysical foundations of...
- 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...
- novels), are his worst, describing them as mostly bloated, illogical, maudlin and prone to deus ex machina endings. Despite these criticisms, Joshi argues...
- Nell, but the life of little Nell, that I object to", arguing that the maudlin effect of his description of her life owed much to the gregarious nature...
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