noun[mass noun] literary
Used to refer to poetic or literary inspiration: O for a beaker...Full of the true, the blushful Hippocrene
More example sentences
- His hoof created the spring Hippocrene when it touched the earth.
- Mr Bull has drawn from the Hippocrene spring to refresh a subject that seemed stale, and his book is as witty, sexy and absorbing as his subject.
Definition of Hippocrene in:
- The US English dictionary