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English definition of “starry-eyed”

starry-eyed

adjective uk   /ˌstɑː.riˈaɪd/ us  
If a person is starry-eyed, they have a lot of thoughts and opinions that are unreasonably positive, so they do not understand things as they really are: It's easy to be starry-eyed about a place you've never been to.Hoping and hopefulnessPotentialNaive and trustingInexperienced (of people)
(Definition of starry-eyed from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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