zenithal

adjective
ze·​nith·​al | \ ˈzē-nə-thəl , Canadian also and British usually ˈze-nə-, -ni-\

Definition of zenithal

1 : of, relating to, or located at or near the zenith
2 : showing correct directions from the center a zenithal map

First Known Use of zenithal

circa 1731, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about zenithal

Statistics for zenithal

Last Updated

14 Jan 2019

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for zenithal

The first known use of zenithal was circa 1731

See more words from the same year

Comments on zenithal

What made you want to look up zenithal? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

to deny responsibility for

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

What did you just call me?! A Quiz

  • rows-of-various-emoji
  • If a member of the audience describes your speech as bombastic, does that person mean it is:
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!