completely naked Informal word (postpositive) starkers (ˈstɑːkəz)
- Stark raving mad
Totally crazy, as in The constant uncertainty over his job is making him stark raving mad. This term, meaning “completely wildly insane,” is used both hyperbolically and literally. Versions of this expression appear to have sprung from the minds of great literary figures. Stark mad was first recorded by poet John Skelton in 1489; stark […]
noun 1. a town in E Mississippi.
noun 1. any of the heavenly bodies, except the moon, appearing as fixed luminous points in the sky at night. 2. Astronomy. any of the large, self-luminous, heavenly bodies, as the sun, Polaris, etc. 3. any heavenly body. 4. Astrology. a heavenly body, especially a planet, considered as influencing humankind and events. 5. a person’s […]
noun 1. a young actress promoted and publicized as a future star, especially in motion pictures. 2. a small star or other heavenly body. noun 1. a young and inexperienced actress who is projected as a potential star 2. a small star