What does stardust mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stardust(noun)

    a dreamy romantic or sentimental quality


  1. Stardust(ProperNoun)

    A spacecraft designed to investigate the makeup of comets

  2. stardust(Noun)

    Particles of matter that fall from the stars down to Earth; often used idiomatically to suggest a fanciful or dreamlike quality.

    My sister's eyes were full of stardust, and she'd spend hours lazily planning her future life when she would make her big break in the movies.

  3. stardust(Noun)

    A distant cluster of stars, resembling a cloud, the individual stars of which cannot be resolved.


  1. Stardust

    "Stardust" is an American popular song composed in 1927 by Hoagy Carmichael with lyrics added in 1929 by Mitchell Parish. Originally titled "Star Dust", Carmichael first recorded the song at the Gennett Records studio in Richmond, Indiana. The song, "a song about a song about love", played in an idiosyncratic melody in medium tempo, became an American standard, and is considered one of the most recorded songs of the 20th century, with over 1,500 total recordings. In 2004, Carmichael's original 1927 recording of the song was one of 50 recordings chosen by the Library of Congress to be added to the National Recording Registry.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stardust in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stardust in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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Translations for stardust

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ستاردستArabic
  • hvězdný prachCzech
  • stjernestøvDanish
  • Sternenstaub, kosmischer StaubGerman
  • polvo de estrellasSpanish
  • aikapöly, tähtisumu, avaruuspölyFinnish
  • poudre magique, poussière cosmique, amas stellaire, poussière d'étoiles, poussière d'étoileFrench
  • स्टारडस्टHindi
  • スターダスト, 星屑, 宇宙塵Japanese
  • kosmiskie putekļiLatvian
  • sterrenstof, stardustDutch
  • stardustNorwegian
  • StardustPortuguese
  • praf de steleRomanian
  • звёздная пыль, романтика, космическая пыль, межзвёздная пыльRussian
  • 星尘Chinese

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