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The skyline of Lower Manhattan.

EtymologyEdit

sky +‎ line

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

skyline (plural skylines)

  1. (earth sciences) The line at which the earth and sky meet.
    Synonym: horizon
  2. The horizontal silhouette of a city or building against the sky.
  3. A path of movement, especially military movement, producing a silhouette above terrain features visible from the location of likely observers.
  4. (journalism) A panel on the front page of a newspaper outlining some of the features to be found inside.

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VerbEdit

skyline (third-person singular simple present skylines, present participle skylining, simple past and past participle skylined)

  1. To outline something against the sky.

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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English skyline.

NounEdit

skyline m (invariable)

  1. skyline

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English skyline.

NounEdit

skyline m or f (in variation) (plural skylines)

  1. skyline (silhouette of a city’s buildings)

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English skyline.

NounEdit

skyline m (plural skylines)

  1. skyline