Definition of "astrology" [as•trol•o•gy]

  • (noun) The study of the positions and aspects of celestial bodies in the belief that they have an influence on the course of natural earthly occurrences and human affairs.
  • (noun) Obsolete Astronomy.

Use "astrology" in a sentence

  • "As a wry aside: The Heretic, if you place any credence in astrology, is most likely a Libra."
  • "The word astrology comes from astro and logos, literally meaning the language of the stars."
  • "The history and geography of the world were familiar to his memory: the lives of the heroes of the East, perhaps of the West, 6 excited his emulation: his skill in astrology is excused by the folly of the times, and supposes some rudiments of mathematical science; and a profane taste for the arts is betrayed in his liberal invitation and reward of the painters of"

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