The full moon rising over the beach.
full moon definition by Webster's New World
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
- the phase of the moon when it is on the side of the earth away from the sun, with its entire face reflecting sunlight to the earth
- the time of month when such a moon is seen
full moon definition by American Heritage Dictionary
nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The moon when it is visible as a fully illuminated disk.
- The period of the month when such a moon occurs.
full moon - Science Definition