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Princeton's WordNet

  1. starlightnoun

    the light of the stars


  1. starlightnoun

    Light emitted from stars other than the Sun

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Starlightadjective

    Lighted by the stars.

    Owls, that mark the setting sun, declare
    A starlight evening and a morning fair. John Dryden, Virg.

  2. Starlightnoun

    Lustre of the stars.

    Etymology: star and light

    Now they never meet in grove or green,
    By fountain clear or spangled starlight sheen. William Shakespeare.

    Nor walk by moon,
    Or glittering starlight, without thee is sweet. John Milton.

    They danc’d by starlight and the friendly moon. Dryden.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Starlightnoun

    the light given by the stars

  2. Starlightadjective

    lighted by the stars, or by the stars only; as, a starlight night


  1. Starlight

    "Starlight" is a song by English alternative rock band Muse and is the second track on their 2006 album Black Holes and Revelations. It was released on 4 September 2006 in the United Kingdom as the second single from Black Holes and Revelations. The song peaked at #13 on the UK Singles Chart. It was also the second single released in the United States, reaching number two on the Modern Rock Tracks chart. The song was first played live during the Radio 1's Big Weekend festival in summer 2006.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of starlight in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of starlight in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of starlight in a Sentence

  1. Scot Naparstek:

    We sincerely regret the extended delay customers on the southbound Coast Starlight experienced due to extreme weather issues while traveling with Amtrak, with local power outages and blocked roads, it was decided the safest place for our customers was to remain on the train where we were able to provide food, heat, electricity and toilets.

  2. Alan Marshall Beck:

    What is a husband He is the one who, with a touch, can bring back the starlight and glow of years long ago. At least he hopes he can-don't disappoint him.

  3. Rohan Naidu:

    We're potentially looking at the most distant starlight that anyone has ever seen.

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