starring role

Definition of starring role

:the part of the main character in a movie or play

Word by Word Definitions

star play starring
  1. : a natural luminous body visible in the sky especially at night

  2. : a self-luminous gaseous spheroidal celestial body of great mass which produces energy by means of nuclear fusion reactions

  3. : a planet or a configuration of the planets that is held in astrology to influence one's destiny or fortune

  1. : to sprinkle or adorn with stars

  2. : to mark with a star as being preeminent

  3. : to mark with an asterisk

  1. : of, relating to, or being a star

  2. : of outstanding excellence : preeminent

role play
  1. : a character assigned or assumed

  2. : a socially expected behavior pattern usually determined by an individual's status in a particular society

  3. : a part played by an actor or singer


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