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  1. eon

    • IPA[ˈēən]

    美式

    • n.
      an indefinite and very long period of time, often a period exaggerated for humorous or rhetorical effect;a unit of time equal to a billion years.
    • noun: eon, plural noun: eons

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. an indefinite and very long period of time, often a period exaggerated for humorous or rhetorical effect he reached the crag eons before I arrived his eyes searched her face for what seemed like eons
    • a unit of time equal to a billion years.
    • a major division of geological time, subdivided into eras the Precambrian eon
    • (in Neoplatonism, Platonism, and Gnosticism) a power existing from eternity; an emanation or phase of the supreme deity.