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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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One of the shining specks of light in the night sky. Also: Outstanding or famous, especially in performing something.

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  • Linguists star unacceptable sentences
  • Matthew Vaughn's Kick-Ass, the title star of the movie,
  • Coming up, the story that brings new meaning to the term star-crossed lovers.
  • Sylvester Stallone's big action movie The Expendables gives the term star vehicle a whole new meaning. for more
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  • Star light, star bright, first star I see tonight, wish I may, wish I might, have this wish that I wish tonight.
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