Definisi 'eclipse'
English to English
noun
1 one celestial body obscures another
source: wordnet30
2 An interception or obscuration of the light of the sun, moon, or other luminous body, by the intervention of some other body, either between it and the eye, or between the luminous body and that illuminated by it. A lunar eclipse is caused by the moon passing through the earth's shadow; a solar eclipse, by the moon coming between the sun and the observer. A satellite is eclipsed by entering the shadow of its primary. The obscuration of a planet or star by the moon or a planet, though of the nature of an eclipse, is called an occultation. The eclipse of a small portion of the sun by Mercury or Venus is called a transit of the planet.
source: webster1913
verb
3 be greater in significance than
Example:
• the tragedy overshadowed the couple's happiness
source: wordnet30
4 cause an eclipse of (a celestial body) by intervention
Example:
• The Sun eclipses the moon today
• Planets and stars often are occulted by other celestial bodies
source: wordnet30
5 To cause the obscuration of; to darken or hide; -- said of a heavenly body; as, the moon eclipses the sun.
source: webster1913
6 To suffer an eclipse.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
occult, occultation, break, interruption, overshadow, brood, bulk large, egress, emersion, immersion, ingress,

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