Share this entry

Synonyms of satellite in English:


  • 1 the satellite orbited the earth
    communications satellite, weather satellite
  • 2 the two small satellites of Mars
  • 3 a former satellite of the Soviet Union
    branch, colony, protectorate, puppet state, possession, holding
    historical fief, vassal
    informal offshoot
  • adjective

    Back to top  
  • 1 a satellite state
    dependent, subordinate, subsidiary
  • Definition of satellite in:
    Share this entry

    What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

    Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources