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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The former martial arts star turned Hollywood superstar has appeared in Lethal Weapon 4, Romeo Must Die, The Warlords, and The Expendables series.
Following her star turn in the steamy thriller Basic Instinct in 1992, the Golden Globe winner, 60, found her previous house, a modest place with little security, wasn’t quite equipped to ward off her most enthusiastic fans.
For the job, the country star turned to the same women who designed it the first time in 2010: sisters Amie Sikes and Jolie Sikes-Smith, better known as the Junk Gypsies.
The star turned herself to authorities in Virginia but was later released on a $5,000 unsecured bond.
Thankfully, the 30-year-old star turns to celebrity jeweler and close friend Lorraine Schwartz to soothe that ache.
Directed by Best Cinematography nominee Rachel Morrison, the ad’s two action stars turn out to be, in fact, little girls playing make-believe inside a blue Walmart box, and the monster — warning that bedtime is close — is their mother.
Before any stars turned up to rehearse for Sunday's ceremony, crew members were busy putting the finishing touches on the elaborate production, rushing around wearing headsets and mainlining coffee from craft services.
In addition to this new project with her husband Ladd, the blogger turned Food Network star turned entrepreneur also runs a successful line of home and kitchen wares at Walmart.
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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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