megastar

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noun mega·star \ˈme-gə-ˌstär\

Definition of megastar

megastardom

play \-dəm\ noun

Examples of megastar in a sentence

  1. even a cast of megastars couldn't keep the would-be blockbuster from fizzling at the box office

1969

First Known Use of megastar

1969


MEGASTAR Defined for English Language Learners

megastar

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noun mega·star \ˈme-gə-ˌstär\

Definition of megastar for English Language Learners

  • : a very famous and successful performer (such as an actor or an athlete)



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