Definition of reach for the stars
- She always encouraged her children to reach for the stars.
: to stretch out : extend
: to touch or grasp by extending a part of the body (such as a hand) or an object
: a continuous stretch or expanse
: the action or an act of reaching
: an individual part of a progression or journey
: a natural luminous body visible in the sky especially at night
: a self-luminous gaseous spheroidal celestial body of great mass which produces energy by means of nuclear fusion reactions
: a planet or a configuration of the planets that is held in astrology to influence one's destiny or fortune
: to sprinkle or adorn with stars
: to mark with a star as being preeminent
: to mark with an asterisk
: of, relating to, or being a star
: of outstanding excellence : preeminent
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