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noun     horizon pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1

    the horizon

    the line in the distance where the sky seems to meet the earth

    The sun was setting on the horizon.

  2. 2


    [plural] the limits of your experience
    broaden/expand your horizons:

    Traveling has really helped to expand her horizons.

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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