Definition of 'moon'
Image of 'moon'
© Claudio Divizia, shutterstock
Video: pronunciation of 'moon'
Example sentences containing 'moon'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
There are also supposed to be more births around the time of a full moon. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The moon visits your family zone and restores harmony. The Sun (2016)Your ambitions are sharpened by the new moon. The Sun (2017)The midweek full moon adds luck to lottery tickets. The Sun (2016)Your leading light the moon moves into your sign and projects that were going nowhere get new momentum. The Sun (2016)The moon of love introduces a Scorpio who could be the real deal. The Sun (2016)You're more likely to drive around the moon in a Prius. The Sun (2016)A man on the moon? Times, Sunday Times (2016)A source said last night:'His story begins many moons ago. The Sun (2017)You talk about once in a blue moon. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He was over the moon about our win and told me it would help inspire him. The Sun (2008)You have extra energy and maximum determination now the full moon focuses on your success chart. The Sun (2009)You suddenly understand what you need from love now the moon lights your emotions chart. The Sun (2012)Time your visit around the full moon for best results. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The new moon brings a face that really lights up life. The Sun (2012)Your leading light the moon goes to the top of your chart to ensure you appear businesslike. The Sun (2014)The moon visits your prize zone to add luck to lottery tickets and sports results. The Sun (2010)You feel a rush of energy and optimism as the new moon enters your birth sign. The Sun (2014)Why has that one got moon boots? Times, Sunday Times (2010)We are going to the moon and the planets. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The new moon promises rich times in love and partners could have two secrets to share. The Sun (2011)You could almost regard earth and moon as a double planet. The Sun (2011)The full moon makes its first and only visit of the year to your marriage chart. The Sun (2012)It was just me and a big round moon up there and tomatoes all around me. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The moon moves through part of your chart that deals with trust and love proves stronger than doubts. The Sun (2008)There was a ribbon of clear sky, hardly broad enough to hold the red large moon. The Times Literary Supplement (2013)Yet he could have, many moons ago. The Sun (2015) The moon and the Earth are made roughly out of the same things. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Mars has two small moons. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Trends of 'moon'
In Common Usage. moon is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage over:
Translations for 'moon'
British English: moon /muːn/ NOUN
The moon is the object in the sky that goes round the Earth once every four weeks and that you can often see at night as a circle or part of a circle.
...the light of a full moon.
- American English: moon
- Arabic: قَمَرٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: lua
- Chinese: 月亮
- Croatian: mjesec
- Czech: Měsíc nebeské těleso
- Danish: måne
- Dutch: maan
- European Spanish: luna
- Finnish: kuu
- French: lune
- German: Mond
- Greek: φεγγάρι
- Italian: luna
- Japanese: 月 天体
- Korean: 달
- Norwegian: måne
- Polish: księżyc
- European Portuguese: lua
- Romanian: lună
- Russian: луна
- Spanish: luna
- Swedish: måne
- Thai: พระจันทร์
- Turkish: ay uydu
- Ukrainian: місяць
- Vietnamese: mặt trăng
Definition of moon from the Collins English Dictionary
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
Study guides for every stage of your learning journey
Whether you're in search of a crossword puzzle, a detailed guide to tying knots, or tips on writing the perfect college essay, Harper Reference has you covered for all your study needs.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Meme Ban, Heart Age & Collagin: September’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this September with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.