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Definition 1: any natural satellite of a planet - [noun denoting object]

Samples where moon or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Jupiter has sixteen moons

(moon is a kind of ...) any celestial body orbiting around a planet or star

(... is an instance of moon) the largest moon of Neptune

Definition 2: the natural satellite of the Earth - [noun denoting object]

Samples where moon or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the average distance to the Moon is 384,400 kilometers
  • men first stepped on the moon in 1969

(moon is an instance of ...) any celestial body orbiting around a planet or star

Definition 3: any object resembling a moon - [noun denoting object]

Samples where moon or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he made a moon lamp that he used as a night light
  • the clock had a moon that showed various phases

(moon is a kind of ...) a tangible and visible entity; an entity that can cast a shadow

"it was full of rackets, balls and other objects"

Definition 4: United States religious leader (born in Korea) who founded the Unification Church in 1954; was found guilty of conspiracy to evade taxes (born in 1920) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for moon in the sense of this definition

(moon is an instance of ...) leader of a religious order

Definition 5: the light of the Moon - [noun denoting phenomenon]

Samples where moon or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • moonlight is the smuggler's enemy
  • the Moon was bright enough to read by

Synonyms for moon in the sense of this definition

(moon is a kind of ...) (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation

"the light was filtered through a soft glass window"

(moon is a part of ...) a ray of moonlight

Definition 6: the period between successive new moons (29.531 days) - [noun denoting time]

Synonyms for moon in the sense of this definition

(moon is a kind of ...) a time unit of approximately 30 days

"he was given a month to pay the bill"

(... is part of moon) a period of 12 lunar months

Definition 7: expose one's buttocks to - [verb of perception]

Samples where moon or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • moon the audience

(moon is a kind of ...) to show, make visible or apparent

"The Metropolitan Museum is exhibiting Goya's works this month" "Why don't you show your nice legs and wear shorter skirts?" "National leaders will have to display the highest skills of statesmanship"

Synonyms for moon in the sense of this definition

(moon is a kind of ...) be idle; exist in a changeless situation

"The old man sat and stagnated on his porch" "He slugged in bed all morning"

Samples where moon or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She looked out the window, daydreaming

Synonyms for moon in the sense of this definition

(moon is a kind of ...) be idle; exist in a changeless situation

"The old man sat and stagnated on his porch" "He slugged in bed all morning"

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