haloes haloes

Definition(s):

  1. (n) an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint
  2. (n) a toroidal shape
  3. (n) a circle of light around the sun or moon

Usage(s):

  1. Into the refulgence which for a year haloes the president of the Bar Association stepped Scott Marion Loftin.
  2. The story is told with the luminous sincerity that haloes most of what Dreyer does.

News

  • Hubble explores the origins of modern galaxies

    The Hubble Sequence classifies galaxies according to their morphology and star-forming activity, organising them into a cosmic zoo of spiral, elliptical, and irregular shapes with whirling arms, fuzzy haloes and bright central bulges. Two main types of galaxy are identified in this sequence: elliptical and spiral, with a third type, lenticular, settling somewhere between the two. read more        
    on August 19, 2013     Source: TG Daily

Word of the Day
nebulous nebulous
/ˈnɛb jə ləs /