Welkin - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwelkɪn|  American pronunciation of the word welkin
Brit.  |ˈwɛlkɪn|  British pronunciation of the word welkin

noun

- the apparent surface of the imaginary sphere on which celestial bodies appear to be projected (syn: empyrean, firmament, heavens, sphere)

Examples

...the movie has been so overhyped that one half expects its opening to be accompanied by the proverbial ringing of the welkin...

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