four–star

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adjective \ˈfȯr-ˈstär\

Definition of four–star

  1. :  of a superior degree of excellence a four–star French restaurant

Origin and Etymology of four–star

from the number of asterisks used to denote relative excellence in guidebooks


First Known Use: 1921


FOUR–STAR Defined for English Language Learners

four–star

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adjective \ˈfȯr-ˈstär\

Definition of four–star for English Language Learners

  • : of very high quality

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