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five-star

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˌfaɪvˈstɑːr/ us    /-ˌstɑːr/

five-star adjective [before noun] (QUALITY)

A five-star hotel or service is of the best possible quality: a five-star hotel

five-star adjective [before noun] (RANK)

US having the highest military rank, shown by five stars on the uniform: a five-star general
Translations of “five-star”
in Chinese (Traditional) (飯店或服務)五星級的…
in Russian пятизвездочный…
in Turkish (otel, lokanta vb.) beş-yıldızlı…
in Chinese (Simplified) (酒店或服务)五星级的…
in Polish pięciogwiazdkowy…
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