Mars

Primary Meanings of Mars

1.
n
(Roman mythology) Roman god of war and agriculture; father of Romulus and Remus; counterpart of Greek Ares
2.
n
a small reddish planet that is the 4th from the sun and is periodically visible to the naked eye; minerals rich in iron cover its surface and are responsible for its characteristic color
Full Definitions of Mars
1

n (Roman mythology) Roman god of war and agriculture; father of Romulus and Remus; counterpart of Greek Ares

Example of:
Roman deity
a deity worshipped by the ancient Romans
2

n a small reddish planet that is the 4th from the sun and is periodically visible to the naked eye; minerals rich in iron cover its surface and are responsible for its characteristic color

Mars has two satellites”
Synonyms:
Red Planet
Example of:
superior planet
any of the planets whose orbit lies outside the earth's orbit
terrestrial planet
a planet having a compact rocky surface like the Earth's; the four innermost planets in the solar system

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