Associations to the word «Zenith»

Wiktionary

ZENITH, noun. (astronomy) The point in the sky vertically above a given position or observer; the point in the celestial sphere opposite the nadir.
ZENITH, noun. (astronomy) The highest point in the sky reached by a celestial body.
ZENITH, noun. Highest point or state; peak.

Dictionary definition

ZENITH, noun. The point above the observer that is directly opposite the nadir on the imaginary sphere against which celestial bodies appear to be projected.

Wise words

Words, words, words! They shut one off from the universe. Three quarters of the time one's never in contact with things, only with the beastly words that stand for them.
Aldous Huxley