Synonyms of moon


1. Moon, moon

usage: the natural satellite of the Earth; "the average distance to the Moon is 384,400 kilometers"; "men first stepped on the moon in 1969"

2. moon, object, physical object

usage: any object resembling a moon; "he made a moon lamp that he used as a night light"; "the clock had a moon that showed various phases"

3. lunar month, moon, lunation, synodic month, month

usage: the period between successive new moons (29.531 days)

4. moonlight, moonshine, Moon, light, visible light, visible radiation

usage: the light of the Moon; "moonlight is the smuggler's enemy"; "the Moon was bright enough to read by"

5. Moon, Sun Myung Moon

usage: United States religious leader (born in Korea) who founded the Unification Church in 1954; was found guilty of conspiracy to evade taxes (born in 1920)

6. moon, satellite

usage: any natural satellite of a planet; "Jupiter has sixteen moons"


1. daydream, moon, idle, laze, slug, stagnate

usage: have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake; "She looked out the window, daydreaming"

2. moon, moon around, moon on, idle, laze, slug, stagnate

usage: be idle in a listless or dreamy way

3. moon, expose, exhibit, display

usage: expose one's buttocks to; "moon the audience"

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Definition and meaning of moon (Dictionary)