noun. ['ˈstɑːrˌfɪʃ'] echinoderms characterized by five arms extending from a central disk.
- class Asteroidea
- sea star
Rhymes with Starfish
Sentences with starfish
If the body is limp or yielding to the touch, the starfish might be dead or dying.
2. Noun, singular or mass
If the feet are limp, the starfish is severely ill or dead.
3. Noun, plural
Adult starfish have radial symmetry -- "arms" that radiate out from a central mass.
Quotes about starfish
1. ... the most important concept ever put forth was that matter, ALL matter, with no exceptions from stone to star to starfish to student to sovereign, is as divine as all else in the cosmos, for all flows from Consciousness, the Word that came before the World - and all, in time, will flow back.
- Ki Longfellow, Flow Down Like Silver: Hypatia of Alexandria