"satellite" Definition


  1. n. An attendant attached to a prince or other powerful person; hence, an obsequious dependent.
  2. n. A secondary planet which revolves about another planet; as, the moon is a satellite of the earth. See Solar system, under Solar.
  3. a. Situated near; accompanying; as, the satellite veins, those which accompany the arteries.

Dictionary Stats for "satellite"

Position in dictionary: 86765 of 111710 words.
Word Types: n., n., a.,
Words that start with satellite: 1
Words that end with satellite: 1
Words that contain satellite: 1
Next words in dictionary: satellitious, sathanas, satiate, satiated, satiating, satiation, satiety, satin, satinet, sating
Previous words in dictionary: sateless, sateen, sated, sate, satchel, satanophany, satanist, satanism, satanical, satanic

Definition of satellite

See all english dictionary definitions, the word type, and other useful information for the word "satellite". The definition of the word "satellite" is pulled from the 1913 edition of Webster's Unabridged Dictionary. The meaning of this word, and other stats related to "satellite", including the position in the dictionary, the number of words that contain, start and end with, and stats related to this word are also extracted from this dictionary version.