stargazer

noun star·gaz·er \ ˈstär-ˌgā-zər \
|Updated on: 10 Jul 2018

Definition of stargazer

1 : one who gazes at the stars: such as
2 : any of various marine bony fishes (families Uranoscopidae and Dactyloscopidae) with the eyes on top of a blocky or conical head

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1560

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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  • : a person who looks at the stars : a person who studies astronomy or astrology


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