[ˈastɹə͡l], [ˈastɹə‍l], [ˈa_s_t_ɹ_əl]

Definitions of astral:

  1.   Belonging to the stars: starry. – The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  2.   Belonging to the stars. – The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  3.   Belonging to the stars; starry. Astral spirits, an order of fallen demoniacal beings, conceived as infesting the stars and the atmosphere. Astral lamp, a lamp whose light is so placed under a concave glass as to concentrate the light on the table. – Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  4.   Relating to the stars; starry; star- shaped. – The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Quotes for astral:

  1. I always thought it would be really cool to be playing the drums in the show and then have your astral body or whatever travel all through the audience and dig whatever it's like out there. – Bill Kreutzmann

Usage examples for astral:

  1. The astral beings also smell, taste, and touch light. ” – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  2. Perhaps she has an astral head-" " I don't believe a word of it! ” – The Shadow World by Hamlin Garland
  3. They have neither immortal souls nor tangible bodies; only astral forms, which partake, in a distinguishing degree, of the element to which they belong, and also of the ether. ” – The Best Psychic Stories by Various
  4. “ No special knowledge of the astral plane is necessary. ” – Elementary Theosophy by L. W. Rogers
  5. They have no material body, as they have left it behind; but otherwise they remain with all their principles even in astral life in our sphere. ” – Death--and After? by Annie Besant
  6. This inner world is called Astral by some people, and it is as good a word as any other, though it merely means starry; but the stars, as Locke pointed out, are luminous bodies which give light of themselves. ” – Light On The Path and Through the Gates of Gold by Mabel Collins
  7. The astral soul must learn to do and dare. ” – The-Light-of-Egypt-or-the-science-of-the-soul-and-the-stars-Volume-2 by Burgoyne, Thomas H.
  8. Or it might be we chimed on some Historic favourite's astral crest, With part to reverence in its gleam, And part to rivalry the shout: So royal, unuttered, is youth's dream Of power within to strike without. ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  9. Now, if we have an astral body which accompanies our Ego in the next world, and if that astral body consists of a fluid similar to what we suppose ether to be, or identical with that ether, this fluid must be matter in some form, though matter obviously subject to quite other laws than those of our world of palpable substance. ” – Mrs. Piper & the Society for Psychical Research by Michael Sage
  10. We have not yet mastered the conditions of the astral camera. ” – Real Ghost Stories by William T. Stead