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1. planet

noun. ['ˈplænət'] (astronomy) any of the nine large celestial bodies in the solar system that revolve around the sun and shine by reflected light; Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto in order of their proximity to the sun; viewed from the constellation Hercules, all the planets rotate around the sun in a counterclockwise direction.

Synonyms

  • Phosphorus
  • Lucifer
  • Jovian planet
  • heavenly body
  • major planet
  • morning star
  • celestial body
  • superior planet
  • terrestrial planet
  • biosphere
  • inferior planet
  • solar system
  • gas giant
  • outer planet

Antonyms

  • inner
  • superior
  • commander
  • someone

Etymology

  • planete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • planeta (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Jovian Planet

  • granite
  • granat
  • manatt
  • janet

2. planet

noun. ['ˈplænət'] a person who follows or serves another.

Synonyms

  • follower

Antonyms

  • spearhead
  • patrician

Etymology

  • planete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • planeta (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. planet

noun. ['ˈplænət'] any celestial body (other than comets or satellites) that revolves around a star.

Synonyms

  • celestial body

Antonyms

  • bellwether
  • misleader

Etymology

  • planete (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • planeta (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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