noun \ˈhed-ˌlī-nər\

: the main performer in a show or concert

Full Definition of HEADLINER

:  the principal performer in a show :  star; broadly :  personality 4b
:  fabric covering the inside of the roof of an automobile

Examples of HEADLINER

  1. He was the headliner at a local night club.
  2. <a headliner on variety shows in the early days of TV>

First Known Use of HEADLINER


Related to HEADLINER


Next Word in the Dictionary: headline schedule
Previous Word in the Dictionary: Head line
All Words Near: headliner

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up headliner? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More