Meaning of STAR in English

STAR

n. 25B6; noun

the sky was full of stars : CELESTIAL BODY, heavenly body, sun; asteroid, planet. See lists.

the stars of the film : PRINCIPAL, leading lady/man, lead, female/male lead, hero, heroine.

a star of the world of chess : CELEBRITY, superstar, big name, famous name, household name, someone, somebody, lion, leading light, VIP, personality, personage, luminary; informal celeb, big shot, big noise, megastar.

astral, astro-, sidereal, sidero-, stellar.

nobody.

25B6; adjective

a star pupil : BRILLIANT, talented, gifted, able, exceptional, outstanding, bright, clever, masterly, consummate, precocious, prodigious.

the star attraction : TOP, leading, best, greatest, foremost, major, pre-eminent, champion.

poor, minor.

Stars

See also asteroid , constellation , galaxy , meteor , planet .

star constellation

Achernar Eridanus

Acrux Crux

Adhara Canis Major

Alcor Ursa Major

Alcyone Taurus

Aldebaran Taurus

Algenib Pegasus

Algieba Leo

Algol Perseus

Alioth Ursa Major

Almach Andromeda

Alnilam Orion

Alnitak Orion

Alpha Centauri or Rigil Kentaurus Centaurus

Alphard Hydra

Altair Aquila

Antares Scorpius

Arcturus Boötes

Barnard's Star Ophiuchus

Becrux Mimosa Crux

Bellatrix Orion

Betelgeuse Orion

Canopus Carina

Capella Auriga

Castor Gemini

Deneb Cygnus

Denebola Leo

Dog Star Canis Major

Dubhe Ursa Major

Elnath Taurus

Fomalhaut Piscis Austrinus

Gacrux Crux

Garnet star Cepheus

Hadar Centaurus

Hamal Aries

Markab Pegasus

Merak Ursa Major

Mira Cetus

Mirach Andromeda

Mirfak Perseus

Mirzam Canis Major

North Star Ursa Minor

Nunki Sagittarius

Peacock Pavo

Polaris Ursa Minor

Pollux Gemini

Procyon Canis Minor

Proxima Centauri Centaurus

Regulus Leo

Rigel Orion

Shaula Scorpius

Sirius Canis Major

Spica Virgo

Tau Ceti Cetus

Tycho's star Cassiopeia

Vega Lyra

Types of Star

astrometric binary nova

binary star polar

brown dwarf polar star

cepheid pulsar

collapsar quasar

dark star red dwarf

double star red giant

dwarf star supergiant

eclipsing binary supernova

flare star variable star

giant visual binary

lodestar white dwarf

neutron star

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