star-scattered love

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Scattered like the stars.

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Examples

  • Out here under the wide, star-scattered sky, she felt so free.

    At Her Beck and Call

  • We had learned to sleep with nothing overhead but moon and stars, and nothing either side to keep distant the winds and noises of the night; and by contrast it was strange, but quieting, to rest within walls, with a roof above; even though walls and roof were only interlacing twigs making a darker mesh against the star-scattered sky.

    Seven Pillars of Wisdom

  • Then, upward to the narrow crack of star-scattered sky which was the great rift's mouth.

    Psychosphere

  • The telescopic view shifted; for a moment the planet was completely offscreen, and then its curvature came into the screen against a star-scattered background.

    Space Viking

  • The telescopic view shifted; for a moment the planet was completely off-screen, and then its curvature came into the screen against a star-scattered background.

    Space Viking

  • We passed by groves of lemon, star-scattered with fruit and blossom and enclosed in rough walls of black lava; by the grey-green straggling of the prickly pears and by vines climbing up their canes.

    Castellinaria and Other Sicilian Diversions

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