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Webster's 1828 Dictionary

STARRY, a. [from star.]
1. Abounding with stars; adorned with stars.
Above the clouds, above the starry sky.
2. Consisting of stars; stellar; stellary; proceeding from the stars; as starry light; starry flame.
3. Shining like stars; resembling stars; as starry eyes.

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: abounding with or resembling stars; "a starry night"; "starry illumination" [ant: starless]

Merriam Webster's

adjective (starrier; -est) Date: 14th century 1. a. adorned with stars; especially star-studded b. of, relating to, or consisting of stars ; stellar c. shining like stars ; sparkling d. having parts arranged like the rays of a star ; stellate 2. as high as or seemingly as high as the stars <starry speculations> 3. starry-eyed

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. (starrier, starriest) 1 covered with stars. 2 resembling a star. Phrases and idioms: starry-eyed colloq. 1 visionary; enthusiastic but impractical. 2 euphoric. Derivatives: starrily adv. starriness n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

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. Scott. 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.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

A starry night or sky is one in which a lot of stars are visible. She stared up at the starry sky. ADJ: ADJ n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

a. 1. Full of stars, star-spangled, stellar, stellary. 2. Stellar, stellary, astral. 3. Brilliant, shining, sparkling, twinkling, lustrous.

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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



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