Silver Star

noun

Definition of Silver Star

: a U.S. military decoration awarded for gallantry in action called also Silver Star Medal

First Known Use of silver star

1932

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Silver Star

Definition of Silver Star for English Language Learners

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


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