Synonyms of corona


1. aureole, corona, radiance, glow, glowing

usage: the outermost region of the sun's atmosphere; visible as a white halo during a solar eclipse

2. corona, plant part, plant structure

usage: (botany) the trumpet-shaped or cup-shaped outgrowth of the corolla of a daffodil or narcissus flower

3. corona discharge, corona, corposant, St. Elmo's fire, Saint Elmo's fire, Saint Elmo's light, Saint Ulmo's fire, Saint Ulmo's light, electric glow, discharge, spark, arc, electric arc, electric discharge

usage: an electrical discharge accompanied by ionization of surrounding atmosphere

4. corona, light, visible light, visible radiation

usage: one or more circles of light seen around a luminous object

5. corona, structure, anatomical structure, complex body part, bodily structure, body structure

usage: (anatomy) any structure that resembles a crown in shape

6. corona, cigar

usage: a long cigar with blunt ends

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.

See also: corona (Dictionary)