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  Definition of Stargazer
  1. heavy-bodied marine bottom-lurkers with eyes on flattened top of the head
  2. a physicist who studies astronomy
  3. someone indifferent to the busy world; "in the Odyssey Homer tells of lotus-eaters who live in dreamy indolence"
Similar Words: astronomer, uranologist, lotus-eater

 

Hyponyms: astrophysicist, cosmologist, Alhazen, al-Haytham, Ibn al-Haytham, Al-Hasan ibn al-Haytham, Anaximander, Aristarchus of Samos, Bessel, Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel, Bowditch, Nathaniel Bowditch, Celsius, Anders Celsius, Copernicus, Nicolaus Copernicus, Mikolaj Kopernik, Eddington, Sir Arthur Stanley Eddington, Eratosthenes, Galileo, Galileo Galilei, Hale, George Ellery Hale, Hall, Asaph Hall, Halley, Edmond Halley, Edmund Halley, Herschel, William Herschel, Sir William Herschel, Sir Frederick William Herschel, John Herschel, Sir John Herschel, Sir John Frederick William Herschel, Hipparchus, Huggins, Sir William Huggins, Hypatia, Kepler, Johannes Kepler, Johan Kepler, Langley, Samuel Pierpoint Langley, Laplace, Marquis de Laplace, Pierre Simon de Laplace, Lovell, Sir Bernard Lovell, Sir Alfred Charles Bernard Lovell, Lowell, Percival Lowell, Mitchell, Maria Mitchell, Muller, Johann Muller, Regiomontanus, Newcomb, Simon Newcomb, Omar Khayyam, Oort, Jan Hendrix Oort, Peirce, Benjamin Peirce, Ptolemy, Claudius Ptolemaeus, Rittenhouse, David Rittenhouse, Russell, Henry Russell, Henry Norris Russell, Schiaparelli, Giovanni Virginio Schiaparelli, Shapley, Harlow Shapley, Sitter, Willem de Sitter, Thales, Thales of Miletus, Tombaugh, Clyde William Tombaugh

 

Member Meronyms: Uranoscopidae, family Uranoscopidae

 

Derivational Morphology: stargaze, dream, daydream, woolgather

 

 
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