noun head·lin·er \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>

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