Centripetal in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Centripetal

moving towards the center

Examples of Centripetal in a sentence

The centripetal star is slowly accelerating towards the middle of its solar system. 🔊

A satellite in orbit around earth is kept on its path by gravity, which serves as a centripetal force. 🔊

Without a centripetal force to keep the object near the center, it made its way outside of the margins. 🔊

A centripetal force applied by the track kept the soaring roller coaster car from flying off the rails. 🔊

Dancing in a centripetal motion, the ballerina slowly moved her routine towards the center of the stage. 🔊

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