- of the shape of or like a star.
- Mathematics. starlike(def 3).
Origin of star-shaped
First recorded in 1805–15
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Examples from the Web for star-shaped
As he reaches to pick one up, his star-shaped Malcolm X medallion clatters against his necklace of wooden beads.The Stacks: The Neville Brothers Stake Their Claim as Bards of the Bayou
John Ed Bradley
April 27, 2014
We are told that some were star-shaped, with transparent appendages.The Book of the Damned
Name from stella, a star, in allusion to the star-shaped flowers.
As he turned I saw a star-shaped blue scar above his cheekbone.Gold
Its leaves are star-shaped and not unlike the leaves of the maple.Woodcraft
Its deep-golden, star-shaped flowers are produced from June to September.Gardening for the Million