English dictionary definition of:

orbit


Noun

  • an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:
  • the bony cavity in the skull containing the eyeball
  • the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body in its revolution about another
  • the path of an electron around the nucleus of an atom
  • a particular environment or walk of life

Verb

  • move in an orbit

Thesaurus

ambit area arena compass domain field orb range reach revolve scope sphere

Scrabble score for orbit


Scrabble score = 7

generated at 09:57:49 on 15-11-19

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