lodestar Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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lodestarnoun [S]

uk   /ˈləʊd.stɑːr/  us   /ˈloʊd.stɑːr/
a ​star, ​especially the ​Pole Star, used to ​helpfinddirection literary an ​example or ​principle that ​peoplewant to ​follow: The ​partymanifesto is no ​longer the lodestar it used to be.
(Definition of lodestar from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lodestar”
in Chinese (Simplified) 指示方向的星, (尤指)北极星, 范例,规范…
in Chinese (Traditional) 指示方向的星, (尤指)北極星, 範例,規範…
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