stargazer(redirected from Uranoscopid)
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a. Informal An astronomer.
b. An astrologer.
2. A daydreamer.
3. Any of various bottom-dwelling marine fishes of the families Uranoscopidae and Dactyloscopidae, having eyes on the top of the head.
1. an astronomer or astrologer.
2. a daydreamer.
3. any tropical marine fish of the family Uranoscopidae, having the eyes at the top of the head.
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|Noun||1.||stargazer - someone indifferent to the busy world; "in the Odyssey Homer tells of lotus-eaters who live in dreamy indolence"|
|2.||stargazer - a physicist who studies astronomy |
astronomy, uranology - the branch of physics that studies celestial bodies and the universe as a whole
astrophysicist - an astronomer who studies the physical properties of celestial bodies
cosmologist - an astronomer who studies the evolution and space-time relations of the universe
physicist - a scientist trained in physics
|3.||stargazer - heavy-bodied marine bottom-lurkers with eyes on flattened top of the head|