Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

old moon

See more synonyms for old moon on Thesaurus.com
noun
  1. waning moon.
Show More

Origin of old moon

First recorded in 1580–90
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Related Words for old moon

satellite, pumpkin, crescent, half-moon, planetoid, curve, bow, meniscus, sickle, demilune, lune

British Dictionary definitions for old moon

old moon

noun
  1. a phase of the moon lying between last quarter and new moon, when it appears as a waning crescent
  2. the moon when it appears as a waning crescent
  3. the time at which this occurs
Show More
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012