the zodiac


: an area in the sky that the sun, moon, and planets appear to travel through viewed as a belt of 12 constellations
the 12 signs of the zodiac

Examples of the zodiac in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As the last sign of the zodiac, Pisces embodies the spirit of imagination. Valerie Mesa, Peoplemag, 31 May 2024 Even the zodiac seems to agree that now’s an ideal time for strolling beachside and drifting through the ocean waves! Nina Kahn, Travel + Leisure, 21 May 2024 As the first air sign of the zodiac — and the third sign overall — Geminis have an especially youthful and lively spirit. Katie Mannion, Peoplemag, 19 May 2024 The candidates represent nearly half of the zodiac’s 12 signs, but there are no Libras like retiring Sen. Ben Cardin. Michelle Deal-Zimmerman, Baltimore Sun, 8 May 2024 Their primary roles are to maintain equilibrium and keep tradition in the zodiac. Lisa Stardust, Peoplemag, 10 May 2024 Gemini The playful, talkative twin sign of the zodiac should keep it light and cute with a peach or apricot Aperol spritz. Patrice J. Williams, Essence, 3 May 2024 Adams’ story was about a serial killer who chooses his victims by the signs of the zodiac. Todd Gilchrist, Variety, 2 May 2024 Lamborghini’s logo, a charging bull, has a double meaning Ferruccio was born on April 28, 1916, giving him the zodiac sign of the Taurus, a bull. Sean Evans, Robb Report, 2 Apr. 2024

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“The zodiac.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 12 Jun. 2024.

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