all-star


1all–star

adjective \ˈl-ˌstär\

: including mostly or only performers who are famous or very skillful

Full Definition of ALL-STAR

:  composed wholly or chiefly of stars or of outstanding performers or participants <an all–star cast>

First Known Use of ALL-STAR

1888

2all–star

noun \ˈl-ˌstär\

Definition of ALL-STAR

:  a member of an all-star team

First Known Use of ALL-STAR

1905

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