crescent-shaped crescent-shaped

Definition(s):

  • (adj) resembling the new moon in shape

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. The Kennedy of Hickory Hill SET back from a crescent-shaped driveway, the white Georgian manor sits atop a grassy knoll, its bright red door beckoning in the sunshine of.
  2. By legend, the actual treasures -- a mirror, a sword and a crescent-shaped jewel -- trace back to the Shinto sun goddess Amaterasu.
  3. Then he gets out and walks to the butta crescent-shaped blind screened with furze.

News

  • Maine man dies in wood chipper accident

    BETHEL, Maine — Authorities say the owner of a western Maine tree cutting company has died in a wood chipper accident. Police say 60-year-old Sam Chapman of Bethel was cleaning the interior of a chipper on Sunday morning when a three-foot long, crescent-shaped metal shield came off and punctured his chest. Police say he was lending the chipper to two people and was showing them how to operate ...
    on July 2, 2013     Source: Boston Herald

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