Definition of star turn
: the featured skit or number in a theatrical production; broadly : the most widely publicized person or item in a group
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.
First Known Use of star turn
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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