one of the twelve constellations along the path of the ecliptic.
(in contemporary Western astrology) one of the twelve divisions of the ecliptic, each consisting of 30 degrees, marked off from the point of the vernal equinox.
sign of the zodiac
any of the 12 equal areas, 30° wide, into which the zodiac can be divided, named after the 12 zodiacal constellations. In astrology, it is thought that a person’s psychological type and attitudes to life can be correlated with the sign in which the sun lay at the moment of his birth, with the ascendant sign, and to a lesser extent with the signs in which other planets lay at this time Also called sign, star sign, sun sign See also planet (sense 3), house (sense 9)
noun 1. Radio and Television. the opening salutation, station identification, etc., at the beginning of the broadcast day. 2. an act or instance of signing on.
noun, plural signors Italian, signori [see-nyaw-ree] /siˈnyɔ ri/ (Show IPA) 1. a conventional Italian term of address or title of respect for a man, either used separately or prefixed to the name. Abbreviation: Sig., sig. noun (pl) -gnors, -gnori (Italian) (-ˈɲori) 1. an Italian man: usually used before a name as a title equivalent to […]
noun, plural signoras Italian, signore [see-nyaw-re] /siˈnyɔ rɛ/ (Show IPA) 1. a conventional Italian term of address or title of respect for a married woman, either used separately or prefixed to the name. noun (pl) -ras, -re (Italian) (-re) 1. a married Italian woman: a title of address equivalent to Mrs when placed before a […]
noun, plural signori [sin-yawr-ee, -yohr-ee; Italian see-nyaw-ree] /sɪnˈyɔr i, -ˈyoʊr i; Italian siˈnyɔ ri/ (Show IPA) 1. a conventional Italian title of respect for a man, usually used separately; signor. noun 1. a plural of signora. noun, plural signoras Italian, signore [see-nyaw-re] /siˈnyɔ rɛ/ (Show IPA) 1. a conventional Italian term of address or title […]