from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Greek Mythology The Muse of comedy and pastoral poetry.
- n. Greek Mythology One of the three Graces.
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- proper n. The muse of comedy and idyllic poetry.
- proper n. One of the three Graces.
- proper n. A female given name.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. That one of the nine Muses who presided over comedy.
- n. One of the three Graces.
- n. One of the Nereids.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Greek myth, the joyful Muse, to whom is due the bloom of life.
- n. The twenty-third planetoid, discovered by Hind in London in 1852.
- n. In zoology: A genus of salps, giving name to the Thaliæ or Thaliacea: same as Salpa, 1.
- n. A genus of coleopterous insects.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (Greek mythology) the Muse of comedy and pastoral poetry
- n. (Greek mythology) one of the three Graces
Thalia is now twenty-nine, an actress, hopeful, estranged from her newly widowed crackpot mother - Denise, Henrys ex.
The host of the show Thalia is a very famous Mexican pop singer.
Thalia is a brave person who learned to adapt to the situation as a beggar while the courageous Ashyny proves her equal willing to die to keep her safe.
When Thalia is old enough she can’t wait to join the big-hearted letter writers and picture drawers that comprise Tanner’s new friends. jen Said,
The Thalia was a shabby old theatre on the upper west side with sticky floors and a small screen.
"How right to call Thalia to the feast:" and of some others he says:
"I have --" he tried to speak; faltered, broke, went on: "I have -- the kindliest feelings toward you, 'Thalia" -- his last word was in a whisper.
He did the same thing to his own hometown of Archer City, which McMurtry calls Thalia in his fiction.
As his "Thalia" was an "overture to an imaginary comedy," so this, to an imaginary tragedy.
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In his house the proscribed man, always a ready writer, composed in verse and prose a defence of his position which he termed "Thalia".