Definitions of starlike

  1. Resembling a star; stellated; radiated like a star; as, starlike flowers. Newage Dictionary DB
  2. Shining; bright; illustrious. Newage Dictionary DB
  3. Resembling a star; bright; shining. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.

Usage examples for starlike

  1. Or does it linger in those hidden paths Where starlike blossoms blow among dead leaves, And dark groves murmur over darker shrubs, Birds with their fledgelings sleep, and pale moths flit? – Poems by Elizabeth Stoddard
  2. On extinguishing the light before retiring, and casting one glance in the direction of the little window, the innumerable recollections of the abundant past swept across the mind of the snowy- haired widow, and were further augmented by the different starlike lights which shone from the numerous windows in Dunfern Mansion, directly opposite where she lay. – Irene Iddesleigh by Amanda McKittrick Ros