starlet

play
noun star·let \ˈstär-lət\

Definition of starlet

  1. :  a young movie actress being coached and publicized for starring roles

Examples of starlet in a Sentence

  1. She was a starlet in the 1940s.

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First Known Use of starlet

1910

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STARLET Defined for English Language Learners

starlet

play
noun

Definition of starlet for English Language Learners

  • : a young movie actress



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