verb (used without object), star·gazed, star·gaz·ing.
to gaze at or observe the stars.
hallucinate, fantasize, visualize, daydream, conceive, invent, crave, think, envision, fancy, moon, muse, imagine, dream, woolgather, picture, long, concoct, sublimate, formulate
Origin of stargaze
First recorded in 1620–30; back formation from stargazer
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to observe the stars
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