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starlit

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adjective star·lit \ˈstär-ˌlit\

Simple Definition of starlit

  • : lighted by the stars

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of starlit

  1. :  lighted by the stars


STARLIT Defined for Kids

starlit

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adjective star·lit \ˈstär-ˌlit\

Definition of starlit for Students

  1. :  lighted by the stars <a starlit night>




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