five-star

[ fahyv-stahr ]
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adjective
  1. having five stars to indicate rank or quality: a five-star general; a five-star brandy.

  2. of the highest quality.

Origin of five-star

1
First recorded in 1910–15

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How to use five-star in a sentence

  • Trim and rigid and oh, so military he was, the very figure of a modern five-star general.

    Cue for Quiet | Thomas L. Sherred

British Dictionary definitions for five-star

five-star

adjective
  1. (of a hotel) first-class, top-quality, or offering exceptional luxury

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