Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

guest star

n.

1914 in the entertainment sense; earlier the phrase was used literally, of novae. As a verb, by 1942.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for guest star
Contemporary Examples
Historical Examples
  • Gable has to host the new series, with Jean Harlow for the first guest star—or, he gets a new agency.

    Telempathy Vance Simonds

Word of the Day

Word Value for guest

6
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for guest star