moon moon  /ˈmun/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the natural satellite of the Earth
  2. (n) any object resembling a moon
  3. (n) the period between successive new moons (29.531 days)
  4. (n) the light of the Moon
  5. (n) United States religious leader (born in Korea) who founded the Unification Church in 1954; was found guilty of conspiracy to evade taxes (born in 1920)
  6. (n) any natural satellite of a planet
  7. (v) have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake
  8. (v) be idle in a listless or dreamy way
  9. (v) expose one's buttocks to

Usage(s):

  1. As seen through a big telescope rather than by young lovers, the moon resembles a shell-battered World War I battleground.
  2. The dusty old moon is still a hotspot for space missions around the world.
  3. The dusty old moon is still a hotspot for space missions around the world.

News

  1. For the astronaut with everything, the $115,000 Moon Orbiter watch

    The Moon Orbiter has a flying tourbillon at 9 o'clock and a power reserve at 6. (Credit: RJ-Romain Jerome) Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield recently joked about getting a gold watch for his retirement. But this hunk of spacetime would be far more appropriate. RJ-Romain Jerome's deluxe Moon Orbiter is a tribute to "the conquest of space," just in case you were confused about who's in charge of ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: CNET

  2. Manga Review: Sailor Moon - Volume 11 by Naoko Takeuchi

    Manga Review: Sailor Moon - Volume 11 by Naoko Takeuchi Seattle Post-Intelligencer Copyright 2013 Seattle Post-Intelligencer. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Published 10:00 pm, Wednesday, June 12, 2013 A new story arc begins in volume 11, greatly expanding the Sailor Moon universe.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: seattlepi.com

  3. Moon Rock has Landed at Space Foundation Discovery Center in Colorado Springs

    Moon Rock has Landed at Space Foundation Discovery Center in Colorado Springs
    on June 15, 2013     Source: SpaceRef

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Quotes

  1. "It's almost a mythical number in our game," Goydos said. "I've gone from clubbing a ball in the backyard all the way to the moon, and missed all the steps in between."
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Paul Goydos Source: AFP

  2. "By 2025, we expect new spacecraft designed for long journeys to allow us to begin the first-ever crewed missions beyond the Moon into deep space," President Obama said. "We'll start by sending astronauts to an asteroid for the first time in...
    on Jun 12, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: Space.com

  3. "Space is the frontier for mankind in the future. If we want to go beyond the moon, we have to go there first," said Satish.
    on Oct 21, 2008 By: Satish Dhawan Source: San Jose Mercury News

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