Orb - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ɔːrb|  American pronunciation of the word orb
Brit.  |ɔːb|  British pronunciation of the word orb

noun

- the ball-shaped capsule containing the vertebrate eye (syn: eyeball)
- an object with a spherical shape (syn: ball, globe)

verb

- move in an orbit(syn: orbit, revolve)

Examples

The moon was a silvery orb.

the red orb of the sun

The moon orbits around the Earth

The planets are orbiting the sun

Word forms

noun
singular: orb
plural: orbs
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