stellar - definition in the American English Dictionary - Cambridge Dictionaries Online (US)

Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “stellar”

See all translations

stellar

adjective [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.
Translations of “stellar”
in Vietnamese có hình sao…
in Spanish estelar…
in Thai เหมือนดาว…
in Malaysian mengenai bintang…
in French stellaire…
in German Sternen-……
in Chinese (Traditional) 恆星的,星球的, 傑出的,優秀的, 精彩的…
in Indonesian mengenai bintang…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恒星的,星球的, 杰出的,优秀的, 精彩的…
(Definition of stellar from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
What is the pronunciation of stellar?
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “stellar” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

extra time

a period of time in a sports game in which play continues if neither team has won in the usual time allowed for the game

Word of the Day

She’s got very good posture. (How we stand and sit)

by Liz Walter,
May 27, 2015
Recently on this blog, we looked at the words that we use to describe the way we move. This week we’re looking at words for describing our bodies when they are still, whether we are standing or sitting. Since most of us do far too much of this, let’s start with sitting.

Read More 

ancestral health noun

May 25, 2015
diet based on the presumed diet of our Palaeolithic ancestors ‘Ancestral health,’ to use a term popular among Paleo followers, has gone mass.

Read More