Definition of “horizon” - English Dictionary

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“horizon” in British English

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horizonnoun [ S ]

uk /həˈraɪ.zən/ us /həˈraɪ.zən/

(Definition of “horizon” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“horizon” in American English

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us /həˈrɑɪ·zən/

the place in the distance where the earth and sky seem to meet:

[ U ] We watched the horizon as the sun set.

A person’s horizons are the limit of that person’s ideas, knowledge, and experience:

[ pl ] Spending her junior year abroad has broadened her horizons.

(Definition of “horizon” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)