Synonyms for (noun) mercury

Synonyms: mercury

Definition: temperature measured by a mercury thermometer

Usage: the mercury was falling rapidly

Similar words: temperature

Definition: the degree of hotness or coldness of a body or environment (corresponding to its molecular activity)


Synonyms: Mercury

Definition: the smallest planet and the nearest to the sun

Similar words: inferior planet

Definition: any of the planets whose orbit lies inside the earth's orbit


Similar words: terrestrial planet

Definition: a planet having a compact rocky surface like the Earth's; the four innermost planets in the solar system


Synonyms: Mercury

Definition: (Roman mythology) messenger of Jupiter and god of commerce; counterpart of Greek Hermes

Similar words: Roman deity

Definition: a deity worshipped by the ancient Romans


Synonyms: mercury, atomic number 80, quicksilver, Hg, hydrargyrum

Definition: a heavy silvery toxic univalent and bivalent metallic element; the only metal that is liquid at ordinary temperatures

Similar words: metal, metallic element

Definition: any of several chemical elements that are usually shiny solids that conduct heat or electricity and can be formed into sheets etc.