Examples of orb in a Sentence
The moon was a silvery orb.
out of the countless celestial orbs twirling in space, the planet Earth remains the only one we can call home, so perhaps we should take care of it
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Graham DeLaet, a former Boise State athlete, tweeted a photo on Tuesday evening of a glowing orb with a tail.
In the picture above, a bright white halo surrounds the sun, sitting 22 degrees from the glowing orb. Aptly named a 22 degree halo, the effect occurs when light travels through hexagonal prism ice crystals, which looks like tiny hexagonal columns.
Live music adds to the nightly festival and ritual of watching our solar system’s golden orb slowly descend behind the Gulf on the horizon.
In addition gazing at our tiny blue orb from a dizzying altitude of 250 miles, space tourists will have an opportunity for space walks accompanied by a professional cosmonaut.
In addition gazing at our tiny blue orb from a dizzying altitude of 400 miles, space tourists will have an opportunity for space walks accompanied by a professional cosmonaut.
His latest, an adaptation of a Korean folk tale, explains how the luminous orbs in its title came to be.
Maybe there's a bit of food irony here, but these precious orbs of citrusy sunshine are just thrilling in the depths of winter.
Amid the overflowing stands of shiny red orbs still in the markets in early fall are bright jars of preserved local, organic tomatoes sold by Jorge Moret, a partner in City Saucery.
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Origin and Etymology of orb
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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