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starstruck

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adjective star·struck \-ˌstrək\

Simple Definition of starstruck

  • : feeling or showing great interest in and admiration for famous people

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of starstruck

  1. :  particularly taken with celebrities (as movie stars)

Examples of starstruck in a sentence

  1. She stared at him in starstruck awe.

  2. I know she's famous, but try not to act starstruck when you meet her.



1968

First Known Use of starstruck

1968


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