Search Result for "starred":
1. marked with an asterisk;
- Example: "the starred items"
[syn: asterisked, starred]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Star \Star\ (st[aum]r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Starred (st[aum]rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Starring.] To set or adorn with stars, or bright, radiating bodies; to bespangle; as, a robe starred with gems. "A sable curtain starred with gold." --Young. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Starling \Star"ling\ (-l[i^]ng), n. [OE. sterlyng, a dim. of OE. stare, AS. staer; akin to AS. stearn, G. star, staar, OHG. stara, Icel. starri, stari, Sw. stare, Dan. staer, L. sturnus. Cf. Stare a starling.] 1. (Zool.) Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris) is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss, and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird, and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is Sternopastor contra. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zool.) A California fish; the rock trout. [1913 Webster] 3. A structure of piles driven round the piers of a bridge for protection and support; -- called also sterling. [1913 Webster] Rose-colored starling. (Zool.) See Pastor. [1913 Webster]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Starred \Starred\ (st[aum]rd), a. [From Star.] 1. Adorned or studded with stars; bespangled. [1913 Webster] 2. Influenced in fortune by the stars. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] My third comfort, Starred most unluckily. --Shak. [1913 Webster]