Moon Definitions

What is the definition of moon?


  1. moon - the natural satellite of the Earth
  2. moon - any object resembling a moon
  3. moon - the period between successive new moons (29.531 days)
  4. Moon - the light of the Moon
  5. Moon - Sun Myung Moon - United States religious leader (born in Korea) who founded the Unification Church in 1954.
  6. moon - any natural satellite of a planet;
  7. (A satellite is any celestial body orbiting around a planet or star)
    1. moon - have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake
    2. moon - be idle in a listless or dreamy way
    3. moon - expose one's buttocks to
  1. adj. moonless - (of a night) dark and having no moonlight
  2. n. moonbeam - a beam of light reflected from the moon
  3. n / adj. moonlight - (made with the help of) the light reflected by the moon
    v.  to work at a second job, often at night, in addition to one's regular job
    n.  moonlighting
  4. adj. moonlit - lit by the moon a moonlit hillside.
  5. moon about/around - to wander around as if dazed
  1. "many moons ago" - a long time ago
  2. "once in a blue moon" - rarely, almost never
  3. "over the moon" - ecstatic, overjoyed