starry-eyed

adjective star·ry-eyed \ ˈstär-ē-ˌīd \

Definition of starry-eyed

: regarding an object or a prospect in an overly favorable light; specifically : characterized by dreamy, impracticable, or utopian thinking : visionary

First Known Use of starry-eyed

1824


STARRY-EYED Defined for English Language Learners

starry-eyed

adjective

Definition of starry-eyed for English Language Learners

  • : having hopes and desires that are not realistic or practical



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