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1. eclipse

noun. ['ɪˈklɪps, əˈklɪps, iːˈklɪps'] one celestial body obscures another.

Synonyms

  • partial eclipse
  • immersion
  • egress
  • solar eclipse
  • total eclipse
  • emersion
  • ingress
  • occultation
  • break
  • lunar eclipse

Antonyms

  • ingress
  • immersion
  • egress
  • appearance

Etymology

  • eclipsis (Latin)
  • ἔκλειψις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Example sentences of the word lunar-eclipse


1. Noun Phrase
This refraction is the reason why people refer to a lunar eclipse as a blood moon.

2. Noun Phrase
During a given eclipse season, there is one solar eclipse and one lunar eclipse.

3. Noun Phrase
A lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes through the earth’s shadow.

4. Noun Phrase
During a lunar eclipse, the visible portion of the moon appears light red.

2. eclipse

verb. ['ɪˈklɪps, əˈklɪps, iːˈklɪps'] cause an eclipse of (a celestial body) by intervention.

Synonyms

  • occult

Antonyms

  • disappearance
  • keep quiet

Etymology

  • eclipsis (Latin)
  • ἔκλειψις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

3. eclipse

verb. ['ɪˈklɪps, əˈklɪps, iːˈklɪps'] be greater in significance than.

Synonyms

  • dominate
  • hover
  • loom
  • overshadow
  • bulk large

Antonyms

  • stay
  • unify
  • keep
  • respect

Etymology

  • eclipsis (Latin)
  • ἔκλειψις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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