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star-struck

adjective
1.
captivated by famous people or by fame itself.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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Examples for starstruck
  • As usual, there were enough famous faces in attendance to render the stars themselves starstruck.
  • The soldiers managed to hold back the screaming fans, but they were also a little starstruck themselves.
  • starstruck film collectors now can easily expand their libraries.
  • The majority of the people appearing starstruck are white.
  • There was one participant who brought his own airplane to display that had many starstruck.
British Dictionary definitions for starstruck

starstruck

/ˈstɑːstrʌk/
adjective
1.
completely overawed by someone's celebrity status
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Slang definitions & phrases for starstruck

star-struck

adjective

Enchanted by entertainment stars; enamored of glamour: I don't get star-struck (1990s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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