Meaning of STAR in English

STAR

n.

Function: verb

Inflected Form: starred ; star · ring

Date: 1718

transitive verb

1 : to sprinkle or adorn with stars

2 a : to mark with a star as being preeminent b : to mark with an asterisk

3 : to feature in the most prominent or important role <the movie star s a famous stage personality>

intransitive verb

1 : to play the most prominent or important role

2 : to perform outstandingly

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.