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Definition of 'star'

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Example sentences containing 'star'

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Losing teams and declining organisations often have stars but the stars are out for themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Certain stars were easily bigger than their clubs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The answer is it would have won an extra star. The Sun (2014)The stars were moaning about their props with just two hours to go. The Sun (2009)The reality star has admitted inhaling two of them. The Sun (2013)The main reason for coming racing is to see the stars. The Sun (2010)Will the five stars of the flag be added to the team logo? Times, Sunday Times (2010)Britain was not invited but should thank its lucky stars. Times, Sunday Times (2015)We slept in a tent and stayed up chatting under the stars all night. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They can vote again along with judges to boot off one star. The Sun (2008)The soap star appears to have left her skirt at home after going on a night out. The Sun (2009)It also highlighted his ability to lure stars more often seen on red carpets into the wilderness. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This is how top companies pay their star sales people. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Experts blame the growth in swearing on casual bad language used by role models like actors and pop stars. The Sun (2012)Want to play like a star? Times, Sunday Times (2009)She has since become a stage, film and recording star. The Sun (2011)Get stuck in, close the big stars down and make life difficult. The Sun (2006) Some stars won't play with a pulled eyelash but he's the very opposite. The Sun (2011)The comic went to school with the Twilight star and regularly mocked the heart-throb during his early days as a stand up comic. The Sun (2015)

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Translations for 'star'

British English: star /stɑː/ NOUN
in the sky A star is a large ball of burning gas in space. Stars look like small points of light in the sky.
Stars lit the sky.
  • American English: star sky
  • Arabic: نـَجْم
  • Brazilian Portuguese: estrela
  • Chinese:
  • Croatian: zvijezda
  • Czech: hvězda na nebi
  • Danish: stjerne
  • Dutch: ster hemel
  • European Spanish: estrella cielo
  • Finnish: tähti
  • French: étoile
  • German: Stern
  • Greek: άστρο
  • Italian: stella
  • Japanese: sky
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: stjerne
  • Polish: gwiazda niebo
  • European Portuguese: estrela
  • Romanian: stea
  • Russian: звезда
  • Latin American Spanish: estrella
  • Swedish: stjärna
  • Thai: ดาว
  • Turkish: yıldız gök
  • Ukrainian: зірка
  • Vietnamese: ngôi sao
British English: star /stɑː/ NOUN
celebrity A star is somebody who is famous for doing something, for example acting or singing.
He's one of the stars of a TV show.
  • American English: star person
  • Arabic: نـَجْم
  • Brazilian Portuguese: astro de cinema
  • Chinese: 明星
  • Croatian: zvijezda
  • Czech: hvězda člověk
  • Danish: stjerne
  • Dutch: ster persoon
  • European Spanish: estrella persona
  • Finnish: tähti
  • French: star
  • German: Star
  • Greek: σταρ
  • Italian: divo
  • Japanese: スター person
  • Korean: 인기 배우
  • Norwegian: stjerne
  • Polish: gwiazda osoba
  • European Portuguese: estrela de cinema
  • Romanian: star
  • Russian: звезда
  • Latin American Spanish: estrella
  • Swedish: stjärna
  • Thai: คนที่มีชื่อเสียงในด้านใดด้านหนึ่ง
  • Turkish: yıldız kişi
  • Ukrainian: зірка
  • Vietnamese: ngôi sao
British English: star /stɑː/ VERB
If an actor or actress stars in a play or film, he or she has one of the most important parts in it.
He's starred in dozens of films.
  • American English: star
  • Arabic: يَقُومُ بِدَورِ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: estrelar
  • Chinese: 主演
  • Croatian: igrati glavnu ulogu
  • Czech: učinkovat v hlavní roli
  • Danish: være stjerne i
  • Dutch: hoofdrol hebben
  • European Spanish: protagonizar
  • Finnish: esiintyä tähtenä elokuvassa
  • French: jouer dans un film
  • German: die Hauptrolle spielen Film
  • Greek: πρωταγωνιστώ
  • Italian: essere il protagonista
  • Japanese: 主演する
  • Korean: 주연하다
  • Norwegian: spille hovedrollen
  • Polish: wystąpić w głównej roli
  • European Portuguese: representar o papel principal
  • Romanian: a fi distribuit ca protagonist
  • Russian: играть главную роль
  • Latin American Spanish: protagonizar
  • Swedish: spela huvudrollen i
  • Thai: เป็นดารานำแสดง
  • Turkish: yıldız koymak
  • Ukrainian: грати головні ролі
  • Vietnamese: đóng vai chính
British English: star /stɑː/ NOUN
shape A star is a shape that has four, five, or more points sticking out of it in a pattern.
How many stars are there on the flag?
  • American English: star
  • Arabic: نـَجْم
  • Brazilian Portuguese: estrela
  • Chinese: 星形
  • Croatian: zvijezda
  • Czech: hvězdatvar
  • Danish: stjerne
  • Dutch: ster
  • European Spanish: estrella
  • Finnish: tähti
  • French: étoile
  • German: Stern
  • Greek: αστέρι
  • Italian: stella
  • Japanese:
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: stjerne
  • Polish: gwiazdka
  • European Portuguese: estrela
  • Romanian: stea
  • Russian: звезда
  • Latin American Spanish: estrella
  • Swedish: stjärna
  • Thai: ดาว
  • Turkish: yıldız
  • Ukrainian: зірка
  • Vietnamese: ngôi sao

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Definition of star from the Collins English Dictionary
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