Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The light from the stars.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The light proceeding from the stars.
  • noun Hence A faint or feeble light.
  • Lighted by the stars, or by the stars only.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The light given by the stars.
  • adjective Lighted by the stars, or by the stars only.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun Light emitted from stars other than the Sun

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun the light of the stars

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Examples

  • Phrynus looked down at his bronze hand glowing in starlight, restless, itching now with lust.

    The One Handed Rower of Myonnesus « A Fly in Amber

  • She was born of the thin starlight and the brittle dawn-light, in the morning of the world, and she is the one woman of all women to me.

    CHAPTER XXXI

  • I would argue that the electromagnetic spectrum of starlight is also a code which can be decoded to discover, among other things, the chemical composition of the star that emitted the light.

    Attached to Strings

  • She was born of the thin starlight and the brittle dawn-light before the sun ...

    CHAPTER X

  • More beautiful than starlight is the face of the lover when the Voice and the Vision enfold him.

    The Kempton-Wace Letters

  • I would argue that the electromagnetic spectrum of starlight is also a code which can be decoded to discover, among other things, the chemical composition of the star that emitted the light.

    Attached to Strings

  • Dr. Udry said he and Dr. Sasselov would be observing the Gliese system with a Canadian space telescope named Most, to see if there are any dips in starlight caused by the new planet.

    Earth-Like Planet Found Close By | Impact Lab

  • Twilight seems like a great book. starlight is a really good book too! on 21 Apr 2006 at 7: 39 pm Gingertail hey lemonstripe where did u see that starlight cd???????????

    Writer Unboxed » Blog Archive » INTERVIEW: Erin Hunter

  • Also there are YEC cosmolgies that explain starlight and time:

    Courting the Theists

  • She was born of the thin starlight and the brittle dawn-light, in the morning of the world, and she is the one woman of all women to me.

    The Little Lady of the Big House, by Jack London

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