English Thesaurus
(noun) 
Definition
a sphere
The moon's orb shone high in the sky.
Synonyms
sphere
The cactus will form a large sphere crested with golden thorns.
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ball
a golf ball
He screwed the letter up into a ball.
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circle
She moved only in the most exalted circles.
,
globe
delicacies from every corner of the globe
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round
small fresh rounds of goat's cheese

Additional synonyms

in the sense of ball
Definition
a spherical or nearly spherical mass
a golf ballHe screwed the letter up into a ball.
Synonyms
in the sense of circle
Definition
a group of people sharing an interest, activity, or upbringing
She moved only in the most exalted circles.
Synonyms
in the sense of globe
Definition
the earth
delicacies from every corner of the globe
Synonyms

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The moon is at the forefront of our minds as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of Neil Armstrong’s ‘small step’ on 20th July, 1969. This month, we’ve been exploring lunar terminology, as well as looking at how the moon has woven itself into the fabric of our everyday language.
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