- the eighth sign of the zodiac: the fixed water sign.
- a person born under this sign, usually between October 23rd and November 21st.
Origin of Scorpio
Words nearby Scorpio
How to use Scorpio in a sentence
His life was saved when Dr. Robin Scorpio successfully brewed up an antidote.Radioactive Revelations Raise the Question: Who Killed Arafat?|Maysoon Zayid|November 8, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Scorpio Rising by R.G. Vliet One of the most scorching, incandescent romances ever.
I mean, my last book was called The Scorpio Races, after all.Maggie Stiefvater Talks New Novel ‘The Raven Boys,’ Fast Cars, and YA Fiction|Doug Stanton|September 28, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Scorpio rules death, sleep and sex, all falling under the heading of regeneration.
The New Moon in Scorpio, Wednesday, opens fresh avenues for learning.
In May the sun is in Taurus, so that the moon at her next opposition would have to be in the opposite sign, Scorpio.Astronomical Lore in Chaucer|Florence M. Grimm
For this reason it is also said that when Scorpio rises Orion sets.The Ruins|C. F. [Constantin Francois de] Volney
The constellation makers have per fas et nefas separated Scorpio from the Serpent Holder, spoiling both figures.Myths and Marvels of Astronomy|Richard A. Proctor
There are but few persons that can defeat a Scorpio person in argument or excel them at their business.Manual of the Enumeration|C. J. Coffman
Another exists in Scorpio which contains two stars situated within the ring at diametrically opposite points to each other.The Astronomy of Milton's 'Paradise Lost'|Thomas Orchard
British Dictionary definitions for Scorpio
- the eighth sign of the zodiac, symbol ♏, having a fixed water classification and ruled by the planet Mars and the dwarf planet Pluto. The sun is in this sign between about Oct 23 and Nov 21
- a person born during a period when the sun is in this sign