Examples of star turn in a Sentence
She was nominated for an Oscar for her star turn as a single mother raising three children alone.
She was the star turn in yesterday's game.
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Liberia’s soccer star turned politician, George Weah, from the Congress for Democratic Change, won 38.4 percent of the first-round votes while Vice President Joseph Boakai, the ruling United Party candidate, came second with 28.8 percent.
When the film was done, Newman got divorced, and the two stars turned their friendship into romance.
The former Nickelodeon star turned pop siren has a concert in Manchester, England, that is about to start.
For now, however, the president is pleased with Bannon’s most recent star turn.
Imran Khan, a former cricket star turned politician, is jubilant.
Dalvin Cook had 169 scrimmage yards while Stefon Diggs continued his star turn with 173 receiving yards.
Most of the star turns (the Four Tops, Commodores, Jackson Five, the Temptations, the Marvelettes, Rick James, Jermaine Jackson and so on, all the way up to Stevie Wonder) are ensemble roles.
As always, the stars turned out in full force for television's night on Sunday evening in Los Angeles.
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STAR TURN Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of star turn for English Language Learners
: a performance or role in a movie, play, etc., that is done by a star or that makes someone become a star
: the most important or successful person or thing in a group (such as a sports team)
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