Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Having the form of an orb; round; circular; orbicular.
  • Filling the circumference of a circle; rounded; hence, rounded out; perfect; complete.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Having the form of an orb; round.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Having the form of an orb; round; spherical.

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Examples

  • And, finally, she had great, blazing black eyes -- the half-caste eye, round, full-orbed, and sensuous, which marks the collision of the dark races with the light.

    THE STORY OF JEES UCK

  • Rather, we should stop treating young adults like children, we should throw out this artificial and ill-conceived concept of "teenager," we should teach a full-orbed concept of chastity, and we should encourage younger marriages.

    Archive 2008-11-01

  • Rather, we should stop treating young adults like children, we should throw out this artificial and ill-conceived concept of "teenager," we should teach a full-orbed concept of chastity, and we should encourage younger marriages.

    News from the Fish Bowl

  • Cross-cultural Good News bearers must find mechanisms by which they can penetrate social networks and make a fully-orbed Gospel proclamation, in word and deed.

    Unleashing the Brazilian Evangelical Missionary Force through a Business as Mission model

  • He looked up at June and Miriam on the patio, orbed in a bubble of candlelight; he could hardly see them through the haziness of his vision.

    Naked

  • “Those over there need to be measured,” the orbed one said, pointing to a pile of wood fresh from the lumberyard.

    Some Assembly Required

  • You point each random rule of life, till one and all diverge like rays from one full – orbed philosophy. —

    Peer Gynt

  • You point each random rule of life, till one and all diverge like rays from one full – orbed philosophy. —

    Peer Gynt

  • And they were surnamed Cyclopes (Orb-eyed) because one orbed eye was set in their foreheads.

    Hesiod, Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

  •     Binds not a cincture smooth her bosom's orbed emotion.

    Poems and Fragments

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