Meaning of HORIZON in English




The ~ is the line in the far distance where the sky seems to meet the land or the sea.

A grey smudge appeared on the ~. That must be Calais, thought Fay...

The sun had already sunk below the ~.

N-SING: usu the N


Your ~s are the limits of what you want to do or of what you are interested or involved in.

As your ~s expand, these new ideas can give a whole new meaning to life...

N-COUNT: usu pl


If something is on the ~, it is almost certainly going to happen or be done quite soon.

With breast cancer, as with many common diseases, there is no obvious breakthrough on the ~...


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