VIDEO FOR STAR WARS
WATCH NOW: Star Wars Meets the Dictionary
Star Wars has certainly added some new words to our vocabulary. Watch to see which ones have received dictionary entries!
THINK YOU’VE GOT A HANDLE ON THIS US STATE NICKNAME QUIZ?
Words nearby Star Wars
Example sentences from the Web for Star Wars
In 2013, EA entered a deal with Disney, allowing the video game publisher to exclusively develop Star Wars console and mobile blockbusters.From Star Wars to Marvel, licensed video games are becoming more ambitious. Here’s why.|Elise Favis|March 5, 2021|Washington Post
He combines his archival knowledge and graphic-arts skills to update “Star Wars,” “Spartacus” and other epic underdog fantasies from before his time.In the galleries: Tracing a generational progression in abstract art|Mark Jenkins|March 5, 2021|Washington Post
Tran, 32, is best known globally for playing mechanic Rose Tico in the most recent Star Wars trilogy.
While it’s not necessary, it’d be fascinating to see a game using the aesthetics from the excellent animated efforts in “Star Wars,” namely “The Clone Wars” and “Rebels.”
The news Wednesday of a new Star Wars open world game was a surprise, to be sure, but a welcome one.
Former Red Sox star Curt Schilling says his politics are keeping him out of Cooperstown.Conservative Curt Says His Politics, Not His Pitching, Kept Him Out of the Hall of Fame|Ben Jacobs|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It was seen by a small delegation of star-struck prelates and dignitaries who later described the film as “moving.”Pope Francis Has the Pleasure of Meeting Angelina Jolie for a Few Seconds|Barbie Latza Nadeau|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I just recently rewatched all six Star Wars movies the other day… Oh wow, from the beginning?Patton Oswalt on Fighting Conservatives With Satire|William O’Connor|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The star announces he is to marry his 27-year-old boyfriend.Meet Stephen Fry’s Future Husband (Who Is Less Than Half His Age)|Tom Sykes|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Real Housewives of New Jersey star Teresa Giudice turned herself in to serve a 15-month sentence for bankruptcy fraud.How a ‘Real Housewife’ Survives Prison: ‘I Don’t See [Teresa Giudice] Having a Cakewalk Here’|Michael Howard|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I had no idea who they were, as the Grand Duke was in morning costume, and had no star or decoration to distinguish him.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
They have fought countless bloody wars and have committed countless horrible atrocities in their zeal for Him.God and my Neighbour|Robert Blatchford
When rapidly deposited, as by artificial precipitation, triple phosphate often takes feathery, star- or leaf-like forms.A Manual of Clinical Diagnosis|James Campbell Todd
He was distinguished in the wars of his country by several important victories.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
She liked him less than ever, nevertheless wished that he were her brother and the rising star in American politics.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
British Dictionary definitions for Star Wars
noun (functioning as singular)
Word Origin for Star Wars
Cultural definitions for Star Wars (1 of 2)
A series of popular science fiction motion pictures created by George Lucas. The first trilogy debuted in 1977 with Star Wars: A New Hope. The Empire Strikes Back and The Return of the Jedi followed in the 1980s. Prequels, Episode I: The Phantom Menace and Episode 2: Attack of the Clones, were recently released. The films are noted for combining classic themes of good versus evil with cutting-edge special effects.
Cultural definitions for Star Wars (2 of 2)
A popular name, taken from the title of a film, for the Strategic Defense Initiative (SDI) of President Ronald Reagan. “Star Wars” involves the development by the United States of a defense in outer space against intercontinental ballistic missiles.