Silver Star Medal

noun

Definition of Silver Star Medal

  1. :  a U.S. military award that is given to a soldier who is extremely brave in battle

Word by Word Definitions

silverplay Silver
  1. :  silver as a commodity

    :  coin made of silver

    :  articles (as hollowware or table flatware) made of or plated with silver

  1. :  made of silver

    :  resembling silver: such as

    :  having a white lustrous sheen

  1. :  to cover with silver (as by electroplating)

    :  to coat with a substance (as a metal) resembling silver

    :  to give a silvery luster to

starplay Star
  1. :  a natural luminous body visible in the sky especially at night

    :  a self-luminous gaseous spheroidal celestial body of great mass which produces energy by means of nuclear fusion reactions

    :  a waxing or waning fortune or fame

  1. :  to sprinkle or adorn with stars

    :  to mark with a star as being preeminent

    :  to mark with an asterisk

  1. :  of, relating to, or being a star

    :  of outstanding excellence :  preeminent

medalplay Medal
  1. :  a small usually metal object bearing a religious emblem or picture

    :  a piece of metal often resembling a coin and having a stamped design that is issued to commemorate a person or event or awarded for excellence or achievement

  1. :  to win a medal


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contemplative of or relative to the past

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