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lodestars

noun
variants: also loadstars
plural of lodestar

Synonyms of lodestars

a guiding or motivating purpose or principle
  • a society seemingly with unbridled greed as its only lodestar

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“Lodestars.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/lodestars. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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