The one white American player today who comes the closest to being a star is Kevin Love of the Minnesota Timberwolves.
But while the 'Girls' star showed off her body (duh), she could've showed a bit more range.
Despite the profusion of products, the star—as the U.N. clearly knows—will always be Posh herself.
Alias would make a star out of former Felicity guest star Garner and become an international hit.
This was years before Francis Scott Key wrote “The star Spangled Banner.”
I shall become a star in heaven, Light to earth by will be given.
What planet so bright, and yet so remote from any star by angular measurement?
We want an exclusive story for the ‘star’ if anything comes of it.
Laura is the star of the occasion, but madame is its grace, its surprise, its charm.
We reached Worcester about twelve, and went to the star and Garter.
Old English steorra, from Proto-Germanic *sterron, *sternon (cf. Old Saxon sterro, Old Norse stjarna, Old Frisian stera, Dutch ster, Old High German sterro, German Stern, Gothic stairno), from PIE *ster- (cf. Sanskrit star-, Hittite shittar, Greek aster, astron, Latin stella, Breton sterenn, Welsh seren "star").
Astrological sense of "influence of planets and zodiac on human affairs" is recorded from mid-13c.; star-crossed is from "Romeo and Juliet" (1592). Stars as a ranking of quality for hotels, restaurants, etc. are attested from 1886, originally in Baedecker guides. Brass star as a police badge is recorded from 1859 (New York City).
1824, "perform the lead part" (said of actors, singers, etc.), from star (n.). Sporting sense is from 1916. Related: Starred; starring.
Note: Our own sun is a medium-sized star.
Note: Each star has a definite lifetime and dies when it uses up its supply of fuel. (See black hole, neutron star, supernova, and white dwarf.)
Note: All chemical elements heavier than helium are created in the center of stars and are returned to space when the star dies.
Note: New stars are forming constantly.