four-star

adjective
\ ˈfȯr-ˈstär How to pronounce four-star (audio) \

Definition of four-star

: of a superior degree of excellence a four-star French restaurant

First Known Use of four-star

1921, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for four-star

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

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The first known use of four-star was in 1921

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“Four-star.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/four-star. Accessed 24 Sep. 2020.

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four-star

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English Language Learners Definition of four-star

: of very high quality

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