Definition of Methought. Meaning of Methought. Synonyms of Methought

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Definition of Methought

Methought
Methinks Me*thinks", v. impers. [imp. Methought.] [AS. [thorn]yncan to seem, m[=e] [thorn]ynce[eth], m[=e] [thorn][=u]hte, OE. me thinketh, me thoughte; akin to G. d["u]nken to seem, denken to think, and E. think. See Me, and Think.] It seems to me; I think. See Me. [R., except in poetry.] In all ages poets have been had in special reputation, and, methinks, not without great cause. --Spenser.
Methought
Methought Me*thought", imp. of Methinks.

Meaning of Methought from wikipedia

- Methought I saw my late espoused saint Methought I saw my late espoused saint Brought to me, like Alcestis, from the grave, Whom Jove's great son to her...
- in my heart there was a kind of fighting That would not let me sleep. Methought I lay Worse than the mutines in the bilboes. Rashly— And prais'd be rashness...
- inversions of the natural order is sleep.[citation needed] Macbeth says: "Methought I heard a voice cry, 'Sleep no more. / Macbeth does murder sleep'" (2...
- he go about to expound this dream. Methought I was—there is no man can tell what. Methought I was,—and methought I had,—but man is but a patched fool...
- that noise, Ruin, destruction at the utmost point. Man. Of ruin indeed methought I heard the noise. Oh it continues, they have slain my son. Chor. Thy...
- lamp-light gloating o'er,             She shall press, ah, nevermore! Then, methought, the air grew denser, perfumed from an unseen censer Swung by seraphim...
- drawn, and were purely for show: Looking on the lines Of my boy's face, methought I did recoil Twenty-three years, and saw myself unbreech'd In my green...
- alive she is mute. She chooses not to speak. Milton's famous sonnet, "Methought I Saw My Late Espoused Saint", c. 1650, alludes to the myth, with the...
- appear occasionally in literature, including Hamlet (Act V, Scene 2: "Methought I lay worse than the mutinies in the bilboes") and the journals of Captain...
- Olivia to the fate of Actaeon. "O, when mine eyes did see Olivia first, Methought she purged the air of pestilence, That instant was I turned into a hart...
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