(noun, adjective, verb)


1. surrounding and dominated by a central authority or power

- a city and its satellite communities

Similar word(s): outer


1. man-made equipment that orbits around the earth or the moon

Similar word(s): orbiter

Definition categories: man–made, equipment

2. a person who follows or serves another

Similar word(s): planet

Definition categories: person, follower

3. any celestial body orbiting around a planet or star

Definition categories: object

Sentences with satellite as a noun:

- The Moon is a natural satellite of the Earth.

- A spent upper stage is a derelict satellite.

- Many telecommunication satellites orbit at 36000km above the equator.

- Do you have satellite at your house?


1. broadcast or disseminate via satellite

Definition categories: communication, air, beam, broadcast, send, transmit