(have) stars in one's eyes

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Definition of (have) stars in one's eyes

: to be very hopeful and excited about something and think that it will be much better or more enjoyable than it actually is When she left home she had stars in her eyes.

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“(have) stars in one's eyes.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/%28have%29%20stars%20in%20one%27s%20eyes. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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