Orbited is a Verb. When you orbit something, you are moving around it in a circle.

  • The planet orbits the sun.

  • The moon orbits Earth.

Definition of orbited


To circle or revolve around another object.


To move around the general vicinity of something.


To place an object into an orbit around a planet.

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Example Sentences for orbited

  • 1

    The planet orbits the star in a rather eccentric orbit.

  • 2

    The planet orbits the star in a very eccentric orbit.

  • 3

    But the near circular orbits appears to be a poser.

  • 4

    Why the orbit of pluto is different than the orbits of other planets

  • 5

    This is the analog of the angular momentum in the case of the circular orbits.

  • 6

    The period of the orbit depends a little on the mass of the planet.

  • 7

    The apogee was also slightly higher than the planned circular orbit of.

  • 8

    Bode determined the orbit of Uranus and suggested the planet's name.

  • 9

    The planet orbits in the outer edge of the star's habitable zone.

  • 10

    The story line begins with the USS Dauntless in orbit of planet, Vesuvi 3.