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Synonyms for meteor
ˈmi ti ər, -ˌɔr

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. meteoroid, meteor(noun)

    (astronomy) any of the small solid extraterrestrial bodies that hits the earth's atmosphere

    Synonyms:
    shooting star, meteoroid

  2. meteor, shooting star(noun)

    a streak of light in the sky at night that results when a meteoroid hits the earth's atmosphere and air friction causes the meteoroid to melt or vaporize or explode

    Synonyms:
    shooting star, meteoroid

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. meteor(n)

    Synonyms:
    fireball, shooting star, bolis, bolide

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "meteor":

    meteorite, asteroid

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. METEOR

    Synonyms:
    Measuring Effects on intima media Thickness: an Evaluation Of Rosuvastatin Ongoing trial

How to pronounce meteor?

Alex
Alex
US English
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say meteor in sign language?

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How to use meteor in a sentence?

  1. Robert Massey:

    If people did see it and it was something like an incoming low-altitude meteor, they can consider themselves lucky.

  2. Longfellow:

    Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as the blazing meteor when it descends to earth is only a stone.

  3. Leif Tapanila:

    Here's a great example of what happens when a meteor or comet hits a marine environment, and it doesn't really do a whole lot.

  4. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow:

    Men of genius are often dull and inert in society, as a blazing meteor when it descends to earth, is only a stone.

  5. Ana Colovic Lesoska:

    I felt that it was a matter of injustice, it's not as if a meteor dropped on the middle of the park and destroyed the lynx, it's a decision... It was a decision by the banks to contribute to the extinction of the Balkan lynx.


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