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Another word for horizon

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Noun
  1. The extent of one's perception, understanding, knowledge, or vision

      1. The range or extent of action, inquiry, etc., or of an activity, concept, etc.
      2. The extent of the mind's grasp; range of perception or understanding
      3. The range of one's perceptions, thoughts, or actions:
      1. The distance or extent covered in stretching, obtaining, influencing, etc.
      2. The extent or distance something can reach:
      3. Range or scope of influence or effect:
      1. The opportunity or freedom to wander or explore:
      2. The area or sphere in which an activity takes place:
      3. The maximum extent or distance limiting operation, action, or effectiveness, as of a sound, radio signal, instrument, firearm, or aircraft:
      1. The body and scope of an act or bill
      2. The extent or range of activity, function, power, or competence; scope.
      3. Range of sight or understanding
      1. Perception; understanding:
      2. Mental perception; range of knowledge
      3. (Rare) Range of vision

Another word for horizon

Noun
      1. The greatest or least amount, number, or extent allowed or possible:
      2. The point, line, or edge where something ends or must end; boundary or border beyond which something ceases to be or to be possible
      3. Legal limit
      1. An ornamental strip of flowers or shrubs along the edge of a garden, walk, etc.
      2. A narrow strip, often ornamental, along an edge; fringe; edging
      3. The line or frontier area separating political divisions or geographic regions; a boundary.
      1. The area or sphere in which an activity takes place:
      2. The opportunity or freedom to wander or explore:
      3. The maximum extent or distance limiting operation, action, or effectiveness, as of a sound, radio signal, instrument, firearm, or aircraft:
      1. A boundary line; circumference
      2. Range or scope, as of understanding, perception, or authority:
      3. Full extent or range; reach; scope; specif., range of tones, as of a voice
      1. (Astron., Surveying, etc.) An angular measurement used to locate an object, star, etc.: it is measured clockwise around the horizon from the north, or south, to the object or the intersection of the object's vertical circle with the horizon
      2. The horizontal angle of the observer's bearing in surveying, measured clockwise from a referent direction, as from the north, or from a referent celestial body, usually Polaris.
      3. The horizontal angular distance from a reference direction, usually the northern point of the horizon, to the point where a vertical circle through a celestial body intersects the horizon, usually measured clockwise. Sometimes the southern point is used as the reference direction, and the measurement is made clockwise through 360°.
      1. The outline, as of a city, seen against the sky
      2. The line along which the surface of the earth and the sky appear to meet; the horizon.
      3. The outline of a group of buildings or a mountain range seen against the sky.