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Synonyms of 'superstar'

(noun) 
Definition
an extremely popular and famous entertainer or sportsperson
a Hollywood superstar
Synonyms
celebrity
At the age of twelve, he was already a celebrity.
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star
Not all football stars are ill-behaved louts.
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big name
all the big names in rock and pop
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face (informal)
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personality
a radio and television personality
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lion
By the 1920s Kahlil Gibran was a social and literary lion.
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dignitary
He was a visiting dignitary of great importance.
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luminary
the political opinions of such luminaries as Sartre and de Beauvoir
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bigwig (informal)
a bigwig who heads the local parliament
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celeb (informal)
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big shot (informal)
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personage
MPs, film stars and other important personages
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megastar (informal)
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V.I.P.
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Additional synonyms

in the sense of big name
Definition
a famous person
all the big names in rock and pop
Synonyms
bigwig (informal),
celeb (informal),
face (informal),
big shot (informal),
megastar (informal),
V.I.P.
in the sense of bigwig
Definition
an important person
a bigwig who heads the local parliament
Synonyms
important person,
heavyweight (informal),
big gun (informal),
celeb (informal),
big shot (informal),
nob (slang),
big cheese (old-fashioned, slang),
big noise (informal),
big hitter (informal),
heavy hitter (informal),
panjandrum,
V.I.P.
in the sense of dignitary
Definition
a person of high official position or rank
He was a visiting dignitary of great importance.
Synonyms
public figure,
high-up (informal),
bigwig (informal),
celeb (informal),
pillar of society,
pillar of the church,
pillar of the state,
V.I.P.

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