noun. ['ˈmiːtiːɝ'] (astronomy) any of the small solid extraterrestrial bodies that hits the earth's atmosphere.
- estraterrestrial body
- meteor swarm
Words that Rhyme with Meteor
noun. ['ˈmiːtiːɝ'] a streak of light in the sky at night that results when a meteoroid hits the earth's atmosphere and air friction causes the meteoroid to melt or vaporize or explode.
- visible radiation
- shooting star
- meteor stream
- visible light
Example sentences of the word meteor
1. Noun, singular or mass
Starting your own seed is a good way to experiment with varieties such as early Jersey Wakefield, which produces tapered heads, or a red cabbage, such as the red meteor variety.