star-studded

adjective

star-stud·​ded ˈstär-ˌstə-dəd How to pronounce star-studded (audio)
: abounding in or covered with stars
gazed up at the star-studded sky
a star-studded cast
a star-studded hat

Examples of star-studded in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Last season saw the inclusion of several A-list actors, including Paul Rudd, Meryl Streep and Jesse Williams, and this season promises to be just as star-studded. Kelsie Gibson, Peoplemag, 15 Feb. 2024 The 2024 Grammy Awards is getting even more star-studded. Jack Irvin, Peoplemag, 31 Jan. 2024 Timberlake headlined the invite-only — and very star-studded — event. Hedy Phillips, Peoplemag, 14 Dec. 2023 The upcoming This Is Spinal Tap sequel just got a lot more star-studded. Spin Staff, SPIN, 28 Nov. 2023 The event's slate of guests and presenters is just as star-studded — with Common, Ice-T, LL Cool J, Queen Latifah, Adam Levine, Miguel, Sia and Carrie Underwood all making an appearance. Sadie Bell, Peoplemag, 1 Nov. 2023 While the evening was undeniably star-studded, a deep sense of connection filled the room. Rachel Besser, Vogue, 21 Oct. 2023 And their home games are completely star-studded, thanks to another nearly all-female roster of high profile investors, which includes A-List actors like Jessica Chastain, Eva Longoria, Gabrielle Union, Jennifer Garner, Uzo Aduba, America Ferrera and Sophia Bush. Gillian Telling, Peoplemag, 6 Oct. 2023 The 2022 event was similarly star-studded, attended by guests including Julia Roberts, Meryl Streep, Dua Lipa, John Oliver, Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfa, among others. Jen Juneau, Peoplemag, 29 Sep. 2023 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

circa 1656, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of star-studded was circa 1656

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“Star-studded.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/star-studded. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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