Definition of 'full moon'
Example sentences containing 'full moon'
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There are also supposed to be more births around the time of a full moon. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The term refers to when two full moons occur in one calendar month. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Instead of one full moon per year in your sign, you get two. The Sun (2016)In fact, the difference in brightness from one full moon to another is barely noticeable. Times, Sunday Times (2009)By early December, it could be brighter than the full moon and visible in daylight. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Like the tides, they are affected by the lunar cycles, expanding their range of influence at the time of the full moon. The Hayfever Handbook - a summer survival guide (1988)
Translations for 'full moon'
British English: full moon /fʊl muːn/ NOUN
You use full moon to describe one of the four phases of the moon, occurring when the earth lies between the sun and the moon so that the moon is visible as a fully illuminated disc.
It was a lovely night with a full moon.
- American English: full moon
- Arabic: بَدْر
- Brazilian Portuguese: lua cheia
- Chinese: 满月
- Croatian: pun mjesec
- Czech: úplněk
- Danish: fuldmåne
- Dutch: volle maan
- European Spanish: luna llena
- Finnish: täysikuu
- French: pleine lune
- German: Vollmond
- Greek: πανσέληνος
- Italian: luna piena
- Japanese: 満月
- Korean: 보름달
- Norwegian: fullmåne
- Polish: pełnia księżyca
- European Portuguese: lua cheia
- Romanian: lună plină
- Russian: полнолуние
- Spanish: luna llena
- Swedish: fullmåne
- Thai: พระจันทร์เต็มดวง
- Turkish: dolunay
- Ukrainian: повний місяць
- Vietnamese: trăng tròn
Definition of full moon from the Collins English Dictionary
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