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new moon

SEE DEFINITION OF new moon
  • as inmoon
  • as increscent

Synonyms for new moon

  • crescent
  • half-moon
  • planetoid
  • pumpkin
  • satellite
  • celestial body
  • full moon
  • heavenly body
  • old moon
  • orb of night
  • quarter-moon
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NEW MOON

The new moon is a golden shoe for the hoof of his heroes' steed.

Vritra is the moon, who swims into the sun's mouth on the night of the new moon.

When she is thus in conjunction with the sun, she is called the new moon.

I wish the potion had been made in the new moon; however, it has been blessed.

They have a lunar penance, "he shall fast on the day of the new moon."

At the new moon he always put on court dress and went to court.

Tzu-kung wished to do away with the sheep offering at the new moon.

The Makololo and Bechuana custom of greeting the new moon is curious.

Others say that a mist is unfavourable only with the new moon, not with the old.

At new moon, the moon will be under the line joining the earth and the sun.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR NEW MOON

crescent

nounsickle-shaped object
  • bow
  • concave figure
  • convex figure
  • cresentoid
  • curve
  • demilune
  • half-moon
  • horned moon
  • hornlike
  • lune
  • meniscus
  • new moon
  • old moon
  • sickle
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