orbit - definitions and synonyms

orbit verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : move in an orbit

    Example Sentenses:

    • The moon orbits around the Earth

    • The planets are orbiting the sun

    • electrons orbit the nucleus

    Synonyms:

    orb / revolve

orbit noun

  1. English Meaning: 

    : the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another

    Example Sentenses:

    • he plotted the orbit of the moon

    Synonyms:

    celestial orbit
  2. English Meaning: 

    : a particular environment or walk of life

    Example Sentenses:

    • he's out of my orbit

    • his social sphere is limited

    • it was a closed area of employment

    Synonyms:

    area / arena / domain / field / sphere
  3. English Meaning: 

    : an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:

    اردو معنی‎ (Urdu Meaning)‎:

    رینج - پہنچ - رسائی - دسترس - گھیرا - دائرہ - حدود - دائرہ عمل - پھیلاو - وسعت - محیط - حلقہ - حد بندی -

    Example Sentenses:

    • in the political orbit of a world power

    • the range of a supersonic jet

    • a piano has a greater range than the human voice

    • the ambit of municipal legislation

    • within the compass of this article

    • within the scope of an investigation

    • outside the reach of the law

    Synonyms:

    ambit / compass / range / reach / scope
  4. English Meaning: 

    : the path of an electron around the nucleus of an atom

    Synonyms:

    electron orbit
  5. English Meaning: 

    : the bony cavity in the skull containing the eyeball