other words for gibbous
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
The gibbous moon was directly overhead, and shone down upon her with unobstructed fullness.
"It was gibbous, you know," Mary explained, very technical and scientific.
A distinct, although very slight, gibbous appearance is visible when the planet is near quadrature.
The moon overhead was gibbous, and there were no clouds in the sky.
The night was clear, and a gibbous moon was high in the sky.
Under the stars, under the gibbous moon, assuredly they would sleep.
The moon was gibbous in its approach to the full when the boat left Vicksburg.
Steep and gibbous behind, becoming at length smooth and equal.
Standard roundish, silky outside, wings coherent; keel erect, gibbous or spurred at base.
Over the top of the great ranges a gibbous moon rose slowly.