Simple Definition of starry
: full of stars
: having a shape like a star
: including many famous actors, athletes, etc.
Full Definition of starry
Examples of starry in a sentence
<the starry light of the firmament on a clear night>
<had the starry idea the Western military forces would waltz in there and put an end to rivalries that have been raging for hundreds of years>
First Known Use of starry
STARRY Defined for Kids
Definition of starry for Students
1 : full of stars <starry heavens>
2 : shining like stars <starry eyes>
3 : having parts arranged like a star <The spokes of the cogwheel stood out in starry rays … — Mary Norton, The Borrowers>
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