Common misspellings for eclipse:

Usage examples for eclipse

  1. The somewhat indecent antagonism which Racine had shown towards a man who had won renown ten years before his own birth was justly punished in his own temporary eclipse by the almost worthless Pradon.  A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  2. Two days after the death of Gertrude Marvell, the immediate cause on which she and her fellows had wrought such havoc, went down in Parliament to long and bitter eclipse.  Delia Blanchflower by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  3. The assembly will be in session, and the good burgesses will aid us, and at any rate if we cannot eclipse old England, we must try to make up in pleasure, what is wanting in brilliancy.  Hansford: A Tale of Bacon's Rebellion by St. George Tucker