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synonyms for horologe

  • calendar
  • chronograph
  • chronometer
  • chronoscope
  • clepsydra
  • clock
  • dial
  • gnomon
  • hourglass
  • metronome
  • pendulum
  • repeater
  • stopwatch
  • sundial
  • watch
  • alarm clock
  • isochronon
  • time-keeper
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How to use horologe in a sentence

"The hour is close at hand, then," said the master, consulting a horologe as large and as round as an orange.
J. S. LE FANU'S GHOSTLY TALES, VOLUME 1JOSEPH SHERIDAN LE FANU
The cock, the horologe of Thorpe's light, crows no more to the answering hill-farms.
A POPULAR HANDBOOK TO THE NATIONAL GALLERY, VOLUME I, FOREIGN SCHOOLSVARIOUS
Without the slightest premonitory symptoms of astrology, and being withal no horologe consulter, I yet do love the stars.
THE KNICKERBOCKER, VOL. 57, NO. 1, JANUARY 1861VARIOUS
The horologe signifies the diligence with which the priests should say the canonical hours.
THE MEDIAEVAL MIND (VOLUME II OF II)HENRY OSBORN TAYLOR
Do you hear the ticking of the horologe of time with each pulsation of your heart?
CHILD OF A CENTURY, COMPLETEALFRED DE MUSSET
The eyes of the little Doctor seemed rivetted on the horologe.
BENTLEY'S MISCELLANY, VOLUME IIVARIOUS
It was the primitive clock, the horologe of the first world.
OLD-TIME GARDENSALICE MORSE EARLE
On the other hand, other authorities state positively that that story is a myth and that Gerbert's horologe was a sun-dial.
TIME TELLING THROUGH THE AGESHARRY CHASE BREARLEY
Horologe, (Orologe), (Horologium)A general term applied indiscriminately in old writings to any mechanism for measuring time.
TIME TELLING THROUGH THE AGESHARRY CHASE BREARLEY
“The hour is close at hand, then,” said the master, consulting a horologe as large and as round as a full-grown orange.
THE WATCHERJ. SHERIDAN LE FANU
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO HOROLOGE

  • alarm clock
  • calendar
  • chronograph
  • chronometer
  • chronoscope
  • clepsydra
  • clock
  • dial
  • gnomon
  • horologe
  • hourglass
  • isochronon
  • metronome
  • pendulum
  • repeater
  • stopwatch
  • sundial
  • time-keeper
  • watch
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.