The stars serve as glittery, flawlessly complexioned bait, enticing those fish into one big pond.
Like Hamlin, McGinley is also no stranger to bedazzled spandex, having also competed on a season of Dancing with the stars.
If nothing else, I hope these deaths will convince the other stars to finally get serious.
Her memories of family life include summers camping out in a 10-man tent looking at the stars.
And by “stars,” I mean the casts of Jersey Boys and Spider-Man!
Three stars of the fourth magnitude are situated in the right hand.
One of the stars in the constellation of the Pleiades is said to have disappeared.
It was an interview at night, out in the open, beneath the stars!
Belus formed also the stars, and the sun, and the moon, and the five planets.
The stars then speed by our masts and funnel till the last is gone.
Old English steorra, from Proto-Germanic *sterron, *sternon (cf. Old Saxon sterro, Old Norse stjarna, Old Frisian stera, Dutch ster, Old High German sterro, German Stern, Gothic stairno), from PIE *ster- (cf. Sanskrit star-, Hittite shittar, Greek aster, astron, Latin stella, Breton sterenn, Welsh seren "star").
Astrological sense of "influence of planets and zodiac on human affairs" is recorded from mid-13c.; star-crossed is from "Romeo and Juliet" (1592). Stars as a ranking of quality for hotels, restaurants, etc. are attested from 1886, originally in Baedecker guides. Brass star as a police badge is recorded from 1859 (New York City).
1824, "perform the lead part" (said of actors, singers, etc.), from star (n.). Sporting sense is from 1916. Related: Starred; starring.
Note: Our own sun is a medium-sized star.
Note: Each star has a definite lifetime and dies when it uses up its supply of fuel. (See black hole, neutron star, supernova, and white dwarf.)
Note: All chemical elements heavier than helium are created in the center of stars and are returned to space when the star dies.
Note: New stars are forming constantly.
The eleven stars (Gen. 37:9); the seven (Amos 5:8); wandering (Jude 1:13); seen in the east at the birth of Christ, probably some luminous meteors miraculously formed for this specific purpose (Matt. 2:2-10); stars worshipped (Deut. 4:19; 2 Kings 17:16; 21:3; Jer. 19:13); spoken of symbolically (Num. 24:17; Rev. 1:16, 20; 12:1). (See ASTROLOGERS.)