star
noun.
(astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior
noun.
someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
noun.
any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night
noun.
an actor who plays a principal role
Synonym: lead, principal
noun.
a plane figure with 5 or more points; often used as an emblem
noun.
a performer who receives prominent billing
Synonym: headliner
noun.
a star-shaped character * used in printing
Synonym: asterisk
noun.
the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub
Synonym: star topology
verb.
feature as the star
The movie stars Dustin Hoffman as an autistic man
verb.
be the star in a performance
verb.
mark with an asterisk
Linguists star unacceptable sentences
Synonym: asterisk
adj.
indicating the most important performer or role
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