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  1. a push button on a telephone or other electronic device that is marked with an asterisk, often in the lower left-hand area.
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Examples from the Web for starkey

Historical Examples

  • He had been to supper that night at Starkey's, with the maid.

    State Trials, Political and Social


  • At once like an eel she slid between Starkey's legs into the water.

    Peter and Wendy

    James Matthew Barrie

  • Farther from the rock Starkey was pressing Slightly and the twins hard.

    Peter and Wendy

    James Matthew Barrie

  • I wonder if it would not be advisable, Starkey, to humour the hook?'

    Peter and Wendy

    James Matthew Barrie

  • Mrs. Starkey, the invalid old lady, was garrulous, and delighted to see them.

    To Love

    Margaret Peterson

British Dictionary definitions for starkey


  1. David. born 1945, British historian and broadcaster, noted for his books and television series on the Tudor period
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