starlight

noun star·light \ -ˌlīt \
Updated on: 14 Nov 2017

Definition of starlight

: the light given by the stars

Examples of starlight in a Sentence

  1. We had to find our way by starlight.

Recent Examples of starlight from the Web

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First Known Use of starlight

14th century


STARLIGHT Defined for English Language Learners

starlight

noun

Definition of starlight for English Language Learners

  • : the light produced by stars


STARLIGHT Defined for Kids

starlight

noun star·light \ ˈstär-ˌlīt \

Definition of starlight for Students

: the light given by the stars


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