Definitions for planetary

Definitions for (adj) planetary

Main entry: global, world, world-wide, worldwide, planetary

Definition: involving the entire earth; not limited or provincial in scope

Usage: global war; global monetary policy; neither national nor continental but planetary; a world crisis; of worldwide significance

Main entry: erratic, planetary, wandering

Definition: having no fixed course

Usage: an erratic comet; his life followed a wandering course; a planetary vagabond

Main entry: planetal, planetary

Definition: of or relating to or resembling the physical or orbital characteristics of a planet or the planets

Usage: planetary motion; planetary year

Main entry: planetary, terrestrial

Definition: of or relating to or characteristic of the planet Earth or its inhabitants

Usage: planetary rumblings and eructations- L.C.Eiseley; the planetary tilt; this terrestrial ball

Visual thesaurus for planetary