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adjective as in pertaining to stars

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Light waves enter your retinas to be experienced as blooming gardens and starry skies.

While simply gazing up at a starry sky is rewarding in its own right, being able to recognize actual constellations adds a surprisingly satisfying element to the experience.

Overnight lows fall to the upper 50s to low 60s under starry skies.

Overnight lows fall to the mid- to upper 60s under starry skies.

I learn this late one starry night in August of 2019, in Kuankus, the tiny Shuar settlement, which is located about one mile uphill from Tayos.

It will swiftly become clear that there is no room in this starry-eyed arrangement for a compact with Washington.

The story of the starry-eyed music fan is a familiar one, but here Phillips delivers a surprising new twist on an old plot.

“If we can do it, anyone can,” Herjavec said, as starry-eyed as the young entrepreneurs who seek his council, and his coin.

Liberals—the same liberals whom Heilemann imagines being “still starry-eyed about Obama”—were especially aghast.

Who knew that professional cynic Bill Maher was such a starry-eyed idealist?

The long dry fingers of the palm trees rattled overhead, and looking up, he saw the divine light of the starry heavens.

We shall therefore now turn to a description of the portion of the starry world which is found in the limits of our solar system.

Fanny, Lloyd and I saddled and rode off with a lantern; it was a fine starry night, though pretty cold.

In all the ages, with all peoples, among all beliefs, mankind has always asked the secret of its destiny of the starry heavens.

They were floating thus in their starry dream when a quick, shrill noise, like that of a new whistle, sounded in their ears.


On this page you'll find 19 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to starry, such as: glittering, luminous, sparkling, stellar, astral, and null.

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