English dictionary definition of:

star


Noun

  • the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub
  • a star-shaped character * used in printing
  • (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior
  • any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night
  • someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field
  • a performer who receives prominent billing
  • an actor who plays a principal role
  • a plane figure with 5 or more points; often used as an emblem

Verb

  • mark with an asterisk
  • be the star in a performance
  • feature as the star

Adjective

  • indicating the most important performer or role

Thesaurus

ace adept asterisk champion genius headliner hotshot lead leading maven mavin prima principal sensation starring stellar superstar virtuoso whiz whizz wiz wizard

Spellzone course content

View spelling list ar words: a starter list and learn about the word star in the Spellzone English spelling course, Unit 10. Spelling choices for /ar/ sound; ar, a.

Other Spellzone word lists: Astronomy

Scrabble score for star


Scrabble score = 4

generated at 22:44:49 on 13-11-19

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