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
Recent Examples of orb from the Web
The piece, titled Salvator Mundi, depicts a haunting, half-length image of Christ as Savior of the World, cupping a crystal orb in his left hand with his right raised in benediction.
The shiny gold vermeil gleams in a flattering, but not overly obnoxious way, where all that’s visible are two bright gold orbs on your ears.
But the glossy gray-black (not to mention free!) orbs tasted clean, briny, and delicious.
The faintly glowing orb is just slightly larger than our planet Saturn, but has 85 times the mass of Jupiter and 300 times the gravity of Earth.
The painting, which is being sold on Nov. 15 by Christie's New York, features Jesus Christ holding what appears to be an orb in his left hand.
The painting portrays Jesus as the savior of the world, holding a crystal orb and raising his right hand in benediction.
Add a splash of Campari and a mysterious red orb (also known as a cocktail cherry) for a garnish.
And with Halloween creeping up, it’s time to find the perfect orange orb to carve up for your holiday decorating.
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Origin and Etymology of orb
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
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