in the stars

idiom

: going to happen
I guess romance just isn't in the stars for me right now.

Examples of in the stars in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Or maybe the draw is something much more fundamental, tapping into an age-old interest in the stars and the deeply human wonder about the cosmos. Carlyn Kranking, Smithsonian Magazine, 7 Mar. 2024 But, as Kendra explains to us, there is some strategy in the stars. EW.com, 2 Nov. 2023 Love and romance are in the stars, and putting your best foot forward will bring happiness. Eugenia Last, The Mercury News, 2 Feb. 2024 Those things were still a few years off, so these poor excuses for pictures in the stars were used to pass on all the tales. Mike Lynch, Twin Cities, 28 Jan. 2024 In most modern galaxies, almost all the mass is in the stars, with less than a percent or so in the central black hole. WIRED, 5 Nov. 2023 While baggy, wide-leg styles may currently dominate the celebrity scene, skinny jeans will always have their place in the stars’ wardrobes—just look at Jennifer Lawrence in her cropped pair, styled with similarly old-school ballet pumps, as recently as last month. Alex Kessler, Glamour, 27 Nov. 2023 The getaway is located in the stars' hometown of Waco, Texas, occupying the former Grand Karem Shrine Building, which has been completely renovated and redesigned by the Magnolia founders. Sam Burros, Peoplemag, 3 Nov. 2023 Located in the stars' hometown of Waco, Texas, the property occupies the former Grand Karem Shrine Building, which has been completely renovated and redesigned by the Fixer Upper: Welcome Home stars. Sam Burros, Peoplemag, 4 Sep. 2023

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“In the stars.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/in%20the%20stars. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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