Meaning of “star” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ I, T ] uk us /stɑːr/ (present participle starring, past tense and past participle starred)

B1 If a film, play, etc stars someone, or if someone stars in a film, play, etc, they are the main person in it:

a film starring Cameron Diaz
Colin Firth starred in 'The King's Speech'.
→ See also co-star

(Definition of “star verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)