Star Star, v. i. To be bright, or attract attention, as a star; to shine like a star; to be brilliant or prominent; to play a part as a theatrical star. --W. Irving. [1913 Webster]

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  • Star — (st[aum]r), n. [OE. sterre, AS. steorra; akin to OFries. stera, OS. sterro, D. ster, OHG. sterno, sterro, G. stern, Icel. stjarna, Sw. stjerna, Dan. stierne, Goth. sta[ i]rn[=o], Armor. & Corn. steren, L. stella, Gr. asth r, a stron, Skr. star;… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • STAR — bezeichnet: Vögel: Star (Plural: Stare), Sturnus vulgaris (von althochdeutsch stara): häufigster Vertreter der Vogelfamilie der Stare Stare (Sturnidae), eine artenreiche Vogelfamilie der Singvögel Personen: Star (Person) (Plural: Stars) (engl.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • STAR — STAR, Bonifacio Echeverría S.A. Saltar a navegación, búsqueda La STAR, Bonifacio Echeverría S.A., fue una empresa española dedicada a la fabricación de armas, especialmente de armas cortas. Radicada en Éibar, Guipúzcoa (País Vasco, España),… …   Wikipedia Español

  • star — [ star ] n. f. • 1919; au théâtre 1844; mot angl. « étoile » ♦ Anglic. Célèbre vedette de cinéma. ⇒ étoile; superstar. « Les stars déterminent souvent l existence et la fabrication des films » (E. Morin). Par ext. Personne très en vue. Les stars… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Star — steht für: Stare, eine artenreiche Vogelfamilie der Singvögel Star (Art), häufigster Vertreter der Vogelfamilie Star (Person), prominente Persönlichkeit Star (Augenheilkunde), augenheilkundlicher Begriff Grauer Star, siehe Katarakt (Medizin)… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Star — Star, que significa estrella en idioma inglés, puede designar: La empresa española STAR, Bonifacio Echeverría S.A., dedicada a la producción de armas. El periódico turco Star. La revista de historietas española Star. La estación de trabajo Xerox… …   Wikipedia Español

  • star — [stɑː ǁ stɑːr] noun [countable] MARKETING in the Growth/​Share Matrix, a company or product with quite a large share of a market that is growing quickly * * * Ⅰ. star UK US /stɑːr/ noun [C] ► a symbol with four or more points. A system of stars… …   Financial and business terms

  • *Star — is a complex abstract strategy game by Ea Ea, a designer of Y. It is a redevelopment of his earlier game Star. Rules *Star can be played on graphs of different sizes. The three shown boards have 105, 180, and 275 nodes of which 30, 40, and 50 are …   Wikipedia

  • star — [stär] n. [ME sterre < OE steorra, akin to Goth stairnō, Cornish sterenn < IE base * ster , a star > Gr astēr, L stella (dim. < * ster ela), star] 1. any of the luminous celestial objects seen as points of light in the sky; esp., any… …   English World dictionary

  • -star — ► used to show someone s official opinion of the quality of a place, especially a hotel or restaurant. One star is the lowest and five star is the highest: »five star accommodation »a four star hotel Main Entry: ↑star …   Financial and business terms

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