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Synonyms for star
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. star(noun)

    (astronomy) a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived from thermonuclear reactions in the interior

    Synonyms:
    virtuoso, headliner, star topology, asterisk, champion, superstar, whiz, mavin, maven, ace, sensation, genius, principal, hotshot, wiz, lead, adept, wizard, whizz

    Antonyms:
    minor

  2. ace, adept, champion, sensation, maven, mavin, virtuoso, genius, hotshot, star, superstar, whiz, whizz, wizard, wiz(noun)

    someone who is dazzlingly skilled in any field

    Synonyms:
    esthesis, wiz, whiz, brain, one, sense, asterisk, maven, protagonist, ace, paladin, angiotensin-converting enzyme, unity, whizz, friend, headliner, thaumaturgist, principal, sensory faculty, necromancer, thaumaturge, booster, lead, sense experience, hotshot, brilliance, hero, star topology, wizardry, mavin, brainiac, single, sensation, genius, title-holder, angiotensin converting enzyme, sense datum, flair, virtuoso, fighter, wizard, magician, supporter, sorcerer, aesthesis, sense impression, adept, sentience, superstar, champ, mastermind, admirer, champion, sentiency

    Antonyms:
    minor

  3. star(noun)

    any celestial body visible (as a point of light) from the Earth at night

    Synonyms:
    virtuoso, headliner, star topology, asterisk, champion, superstar, whiz, mavin, maven, ace, sensation, genius, principal, hotshot, wiz, lead, adept, wizard, whizz

    Antonyms:
    minor

  4. star, principal, lead(noun)

    an actor who plays a principal role

    Synonyms:
    hint, lead story, whiz, lead-in, wind, school principal, atomic number 82, head teacher, ace, head, confidential information, whizz, headliner, leading, tether, lead, hotshot, wiz, star topology, dealer, sensation, lede, steer, principal, maven, genius, asterisk, virtuoso, mavin, wizard, jumper cable, jumper lead, booster cable, principal sum, adept, leash, superstar, pencil lead, trail, corpus, tip, champion, track, spark advance

    Antonyms:
    minor

  5. star(noun)

    a plane figure with 5 or more points; often used as an emblem

    Synonyms:
    virtuoso, headliner, star topology, asterisk, champion, superstar, whiz, mavin, maven, ace, sensation, genius, principal, hotshot, wiz, lead, adept, wizard, whizz

    Antonyms:
    minor

  6. headliner, star(noun)

    a performer who receives prominent billing

    Synonyms:
    virtuoso, headliner, star topology, asterisk, champion, superstar, whiz, mavin, maven, ace, sensation, genius, principal, hotshot, wiz, lead, adept, wizard, whizz

    Antonyms:
    minor

  7. asterisk, star(noun)

    a star-shaped character * used in printing

    Synonyms:
    virtuoso, headliner, star topology, asterisk, champion, superstar, whiz, mavin, maven, ace, sensation, genius, principal, hotshot, wiz, lead, adept, wizard, whizz

    Antonyms:
    minor

  8. star topology, star(adj)

    the topology of a network whose components are connected to a hub

    Synonyms:
    virtuoso, headliner, star topology, asterisk, champion, superstar, whiz, mavin, maven, ace, sensation, genius, principal, hotshot, wiz, lead, adept, wizard, whizz

    Antonyms:
    minor

  9. leading(p), prima(p), star(p), starring(p), stellar(a)(verb)

    indicating the most important performer or role

    "the leading man"; "prima ballerina"; "prima donna"; "a star figure skater"; "the starring role"; "a stellar role"; "a stellar performance"

    Antonyms:
    minor

  10. star(verb)

    feature as the star

    "The movie stars Dustin Hoffman as an autistic man"

    Synonyms:
    asterisk

    Antonyms:
    minor

  11. star(verb)

    be the star in a performance

    Synonyms:
    asterisk

    Antonyms:
    minor

  12. star, asterisk(verb)

    mark with an asterisk

    "Linguists star unacceptable sentences"

    Synonyms:
    asterisk

    Antonyms:
    minor

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  1. star(noun)

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Editors Contribution

  1. astro-

    the greek root 'astro' means star.

    used in the words astronomy astronomer

    Submitted by rinat on January 17, 2016  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. star(n.)

    Synonyms:
    heavenly body

  2. star(n.)

    Synonyms:
    asterisk, figure of a star

  3. star(n.)

    Synonyms:
    fate, fortune, destiny, lot, doom

  4. star(n.)

    Synonyms:
    eminent person (particularly an eminent actor)

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. STAR

    Synonyms:
    Cardiology SCVIR Transluminal Angioplasty & Revascularisation study STAphylokinase Recombinant trial Study of Tranexamic acid after Aneurysm Rupture Oncology Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene

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