noun. ['əˈstrɑːnəmɝ'] a physicist who studies astronomy.
- -er (English)
- -er (Middle English (1100-1500))
- astronomy (English)
- astronomie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
Words that Rhyme with Astronomer
How do you pronounce astronomer?
Pronounce astronomer as əˈstrɑnəmər.
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Example sentences of the word astronomer
1. Noun, singular or mass
A set of 10 planetary glasses should make any professional or amateur astronomer happy.
Quotes containing the word astronomer
1. Whether you are an astronomer or a life scientist, geophysicist, or a pilot, you've got to be there because you believe you are good in your field, and you can contribute, not because you are going to get a lot of fame or whatever when you get back.
- Alan Shepard
2. If I didn't choose art, I would have become an astronomer.
- Peter Max