Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Eclipse"

The meaning of "Eclipse" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does eclipse mean?
A: A bigger thing obscures (covers, blocks) a smaller thing, usually by being in front of it.

That huge truck eclipsed my tiny car.
The success of the older brother eclipsed that of his younger sibling.
The moon eclipsed the sun. (Yes the sun is bigger, but the moon is closer.)
Q: What does eclipse mean?
A: When you can't see the sun or the moon because the earth or the moon are in the way.
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Lunar eclipse

Solar eclipse
Q: What does during an eclipse mean?
A: It just refers to WHEN the parents conceived the child. The "kids are ugly" comment could only possibly be related if it meant that because the child was made in the dark and therefore is not visually pleasing. I've never heard this used but it's possible. Sort of like "getting dressed in the dark"

Example sentences using "Eclipse"

Q: Please show me example sentences with eclipse.
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Synonyms of "Eclipse" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between eclipse and blackout ?
A: an eclipse is when one celestial body blocks another one, such as a solar eclipse.

a blackout is when the electricity goes off in a city and there is no power

Translations of "Eclipse"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? eclipses
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Q: the eclipse was wonderful does this sound natural?
A: yep🙂

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