Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The phase of the moon occurring when it passes between the earth and the sun and is invisible or visible only as a narrow crescent at sunset.
  • n. The crescent moon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The phase of the moon when it is in conjunction with the sun.
  • n. The moon when it is in conjunction with the sun.
  • n. The phase of the moon when it is waxing.
  • n. The moon when it is waxing.
  • n. The day when the new moon is first seen or is expected to appear.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. The day when the new moon is first seen; the first day of the lunar month, which was a holy day among the Jews.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the time at which the Moon appears as a narrow waxing crescent

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Examples

  • Even though "NEW MOON" was just ok, they need to stay true to it. adrien Sat, Nov 22, 2008 at 11: 10 PM EST im team edward all the way. and im sure im not the only one with this feeling. but even though edward is absent in new moon, the book just wouldn't be the same any other way. it shows how much he loves bella, that he'd leave her and suffer forever, while she gets over him and would live a happy peaceful life. it shows me how much edward really loves bella khala Sat, Nov 22, 2008 at 11: 10 PM EST

    Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

  • Sitting in a sweat lodge with five other women on the night of a new moon, it is dark.

    Wild Feminine

  • A long day after leaving Hiawasee—on the evening of the new moon—we arrived at Napochies town.

    Fire The Sky

  • De Soto is going to be demonstrating his anger to the Apalachee on the new moon.

    Fire The Sky

  • Except when your skin was as sickly pale as a sliver of new moon.

    The Dark Side of Innocence

  • But it was plenty bright for vampire eyes, even with a new moon.

    Bring On the Night

  • I thought Patchouli was collected off hippies when the Phish show falls on the night of new moon in the first month following the Equinox.

    Regretsy – Yo soy pretencioso

  • This once again proves how much Stephenie Meyer ripped of the vampire diaries….although, Angel left Buffy aswell – once again proving how that storyline is not unique to new moon.

    The Vampire Diaries – “History Repeating” – review

  • November 20, 2009 at 3:41 am he is just so hot their as always and i recon he is goin be even hotter in new moon, eclipse and breaking dawn.

    Kristen Stewart & Taylor Lautner – Twilight New Moon Image

  • Sure the girls love him, but new moon has made him somewhat of a joke in the eyes of guys.

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