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starry Explained

starry at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


starry at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

1 having many stars: --a starry winter sky//
2 starry eyes shine brightly:
3 bright like a star or shaped like a star: --white starry flowers//

starry at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

86 Moby Thesaurus words for "starry":
Cynthian, aglow, anagalactic, asteroidal, astral, astrologic,
astrologistic, astrologous, astronomic, astrophysical, beaming,
beamy, blushing, bright and sunny, burning, candescent, celestial,
circumplanetary, cislunar, empyreal, empyrean, equinoctial,
extragalactic, flushing, galactic, gleaming, gleamy, glinting,
glowing, heavenly, heliacal, illuminant, incandescent, intercosmic,
interplanetary, intersidereal, interstellar, irradiative, lamping,
light as day, luciferous, lucific, luciform, luminant, luminative,
luminiferous, luminificent, luminous, lunar, lunary, lunate,
lunular, lunulate, lustrous, meteoric, meteoritic, nebular,
nebulose, nebulous, orient, planetal, planetarian, planetary,
planetesimal, radiant, rutilant, rutilous, semilunar, shining,
shiny, sidereal, solar, sphery, star-spangled, star-studded,
starbright, starlike, stellar, stellary, streaming, suffused,
sunny, sunshiny, terrestrial, uranic, zodiacal

starry at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (World): {pertaining to the universe}: solar, lunar, celestial, heavenly, starry, stellar, sidereal, astral, nebular, uranic.

starry at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

noun [usually before noun]
1 (of the sky) full of stars:
a beautiful starry night
2 looking like a star:
starry flowers
3 (of eyes) shining like stars

Starry at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Starry \Star"ry\, a.
1. Abounding with stars; adorned with stars. ``Above the
starry sky.'' --Pope.

2. Consisting of, or proceeding from, the stars; stellar;
stellary; as, starry light; starry flame.

Do not Christians and Heathens, Jews and Gentiles,
poets and philosophers, unite in allowing the starry
influence? --Sir W.

3. Shining like stars; sparkling; as, starry eyes.

4. Arranged in rays like those of a star; stellate.

{Starry ray} (Zo["o]l.), a European skate ({Raita radiata});
-- so called from the stellate bases of the dorsal spines.

starry at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adj : abounding with or resembling stars; "a starry night";
"starry eyes" [ant: {starless}]
[also: {starriest}, {starrier}]

starry at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: IPA » /ˈstɑː.ɹi/, Inter: X-SAMPA » /"stA:.ri/
  • Inter: audio » En-us-starry.ogg|Audio (US)
  • Inter: rhymes » ɑːɹi


    Inter: en-adj » starr|ier

  • Having stars visible.
    1. : Starry starry night, Portraits hung in empty halls, Frameless heads on nameless walls, With eyes that watch the world and cant forget'' - a song about Category: w - :Vincent Van Gogh|Van Gogh called "Vincent (Starry, Starry Night)"
    2. Shaped like a star.


      Inter: trans-top » having stars visible

  • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|estelat
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|étoilé
  • German: Inter: t- » de|sternenklar, Inter: t+ » de|gestirnt

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|înstelat
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|звёздный|sc=Cyrl|tr=zvjо́zdnyj

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » shaped like a star
    • Catalan: Inter: t- » ca|estelat
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|étoilé
    • German: Inter: t- » de|sternförmig

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|звёздчатый|sc=Cyrl|tr=zvjо́zdčatyj
  • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|estrellado

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Translation: et » starry
    Translation: fr » starry
    Translation: ko » starry
    Translation: hu » starry
    Translation: ml » starry
    Translation: pl » starry
    Translation: sv » starry
    Translation: ta » starry
    Translation: vi » starry
    Translation: zh » starry