star attraction


: the person or thing that people most want to see
The pandas are the zoo's star attraction.

Examples of star attraction in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The cottages offer their own plush amenities, but the main house is the estate’s star attraction. Demetrius Simms, Robb Report, 6 May 2024 Although rhinos are the star attraction on park safaris, all sorts of animals live here, including tigers, elephants, gibbons, sloth bears, and a small number of endangered Ganges River dolphins. Margot Bigg, Travel + Leisure, 28 Jan. 2024 Their star attraction is their gummies, which can be bought in a variety of sizes. Rory Douglas, Discover Magazine, 6 Jan. 2024 Lolita, the killer whale who has been the star attraction at Miami Seaquarium for years, on Jan. 31, 2014. Antonio Planas, NBC News, 7 Mar. 2024 While the backwaters are a star attraction, the state offers much more to explore, from the tea plantations of Munnar, known for its cool climate and seemingly endless rolling hills, to the historic city of Kochi, celebrated in equal measure for its rich coastal history and contemporary art scene. Margot Bigg, Travel + Leisure, 28 Jan. 2024 The headliner DJs usually play from 4 a.m. to 7 a.m., perfect timing for the runners, who, along with the clubbers, will be in for a treat Sunday when DJ Nora En Pure is the star attraction. Linda Robertson, Miami Herald, 26 Jan. 2024 Tottenham's South Korea forward Son Heung-Min is perhaps the biggest star attraction, but there are a number of players from leading clubs who will be in action. James Robson, USA TODAY, 10 Jan. 2024 Store manager Chris Gomez says the star attraction is the huge gold nugget – even larger than the diamond Kobe Bryant bought his wife after his infidelity – ensconced in a display case inside a vault. Sacramento Bee, 30 Jan. 2024

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“Star attraction.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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