What does the word horizon mean?

Usage examples for horizon

  1. The sun had sunk beneath the horizon, and all was grey, save a red feather in the cap of Pennigent. – Danger! and Other Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
  2. As he lay there, instead of going to sleep immediately, he looked out of the window toward the west, where a bright star hung above the horizon. – The Chums of Scranton High at Ice Hockey by Donald Ferguson
  3. Passengers who had been dozing roused themselves to watch the sun shoot over the horizon. – Jane Stewardess of the Air Lines by Ruthe S. Wheeler