Scorpio

noun
Scor·pio | \ ˈskȯr-pē-ˌō \

Definition of Scorpio 

1 : scorpius

2a : the eighth sign of the zodiac in astrology — see Signs of the Zodiac Table

b : one born under this sign

Examples of Scorpio in a Sentence

I'm a Virgo, and my sister is a Scorpio.

First Known Use of Scorpio

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for Scorpio

Latin (genitive Scorpionis), from Greek Skorpios, literally, scorpion

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Scorpio

noun

English Language Learners Definition of Scorpio

: the eighth sign of the zodiac that comes between Libra and Sagittarius and that has a scorpion as its symbol

: a person born under the sign of Scorpio : a person born between October 24 and November 21

Scorpio

noun
Scor·pio | \ ˈskȯr-pē-ˌō \

Kids Definition of Scorpio

1 : a constellation between Libra and Sagittarius imagined as a scorpion

2 : the eighth sign of the zodiac or a person born under this sign

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