Definition of Moonshot

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of moon shot) ¹



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Definition of Moonshot

1. the launching of a spacecraft to the moon [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Moonshot

moonset
moonsets
moonshee
moonshees
moonshell
moonshine
moonshined
moonshiner
moonshiner's turn
moonshiner U
moonshiners
moonshiners' turns
moonshines
moonshining
moonshiny
moonshot (current term)
moonshots
moonspeak
moonstone
moonstones
moonstricken
moonstruck
moonwake
moonwalk
moonwalked
moonwalker
moonwalkers
moonwalking
moonwalks
moonward

Literary usage of Moonshot

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1. Usurpers of Freedom in Conspiracy by Gyeorgos Ceres Hatonn (1994)
"Then, when there is going to be a moonshot or something of interest, it sends down the small reconnaissance UFOs. [H: Well, at least they are getting ..."

2. Climate Change: Debating America's Policy Options by David G. Victor (2004)
"... large amounts of spending on particular technologies—"winners"—you should consider the DARPA model rather than the moonshot or the Manhattan Project. ..."

3. The Poetical Works of John Payne by John Payne (1902)
"... betwixt us twain: The memory of the time we kiss'd In passionate innocence, nor wist Of any harm, will never wane, Maugre this bloody moonshot mist. ..."

4. Literary News by L. Pylodet, Augusta Harriet (Garrigue) Leypoldt (1886)
"... Deep, solemn, immense; veiling the stars in the clear Thrilling and luminous blue of the moonshot atmosphere; Ah. could the Night remain ! Night. ..."

5. English Literature: An Introduction and Guide to the Best English Books: a by Edwin Lillie Miller (1917)
"One critic calls them fairy cobwebs of song spun out of rainbow film and moonshot mist. At all events, they won for him the ear of the world and the ..."

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