Meaning of “stellar” in the English Dictionary

"stellar" in British English

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(Definition of “stellar” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stellar" in American English

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stellaradjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈstel·ər/

stellar adjective [ not gradable ] (OF OBJECTS IN SPACE)

of a star or stars:

stellar light

stellar adjective [ not gradable ] (HIGH IN QUALITY)

(of people or their activities) extremely high in quality; excellent:

The cellist gave a stellar performance before an enthusiastic audience.

(Definition of “stellar” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"stellar" in Business English

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uk /ˈstelər/ us

of an extremely high standard:

After two years of stellar performance, he was promoted to the city branch of the agriculture bank.
The company has a stellar reputation for its treatment of its workers.
His new book recounts his stellar career as a professional risk-taker.

(Definition of “stellar” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)