Definition of orb

Definition of orb
  1. orb Noun A spherical body; a globe; especially, one of the celestial spheres; a sun, planet, or star
  2. orb Noun One of the azure transparent spheres conceived by the ancients to be inclosed one within another, and to carry the heavenly bodies in their revolutions
  3. orb Noun A circle; especially, a circle, or nearly circular orbit, described by the revolution of a heavenly body; an orbit
  4. orb Noun A period of time marked off by the revolution of a heavenly body. --John Milton
  5. orb Noun The eye, as luminous and spherical
  6. orb Noun A revolving circular body; a wheel
  7. orb Noun A sphere of action. --William Wordsworth
  8. orb Noun A globus cruciger
  9. orb Noun A translucent sphere appearing in flash photography
  10. orb Verb to form into an orb or circle --Milton Lowell
  11. orb Verb to encircle; to surround; to inclose
  12. orb Verb In the television programme/program "Charmed", to utilize the type of teleportation particularly associated with whitelighters
  13. orb Verb to become round like an orb
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