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estrella
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estrella(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (astronomy)
a. star
Las estrellas brillaban como diamantes en el cielo nocturno.The stars were shining like diamonds in the night sky.
2. (shape)
a. star
La estrella en su pecho indica que él es el capitán del equipo.The star on his chest indicates that he is the captain of the team.
3. (prominent figure)
a. star
Muchas estrellas de la industria harán apariciones especiales en la ceremonia.Many stars of the industry will make special appearances at the ceremony.
4. (in ranking)
a. star
Al restaurante nuevo le dieron tres estrellas.They gave the new restaurant three stars.
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estrella
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (astro)
a. star
2. (suerte, destino)
a. fate
3. (fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
ver las estrellasto see stars
tener buena/mala estrellato be lucky/unlucky
estrella fugazshooting star
estrella polarPole Star
estrella de marstarfish
4. (artista, deportista)
a. star
es la estrella del equipohe's the star of the team
estrella de cinemovie o
estrella invitadaguest star
5. (símbolo)
a. star
un hotel de cuatro estrellasa four-star hotel
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
6. (general)
a. star
producto estrellastar o flagship product
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estrella
1 (Astronomía) star
poner a algn sobre las estrellas to praise sb to the skies
tener buena estrella to be lucky
tener mala estrella to be unlucky
ver las estrellas to see stars
estrella de Belén star of Bethlehem
estrella de David Star of David
estrella de guía guiding star
estrella del norte north star
estrella de neutrones neutron star
estrella de rabo comet
estrella fija fixed star
estrella fugaz shooting star
estrella neutrónica neutron star
estrella polar polar star
estrella vespertina evening star
2 (Tipografía) asterisk; star
un hotel de cinco estrellas a five-star hotel
3 (Cine) (Teat) star
¿quién es la estrella de la película? who's the star of the film?; who stars in the film?
ser la estrella
estrella de cine film star; movie star; (EEUU)
4 (Mil) star; pip
5 (Zoología) blaze; white patch
estrella de mar starfish
adjective
star
la atracción estrella de la temporada the star attraction of the season; el jugador estrella del equipo the star player in the team
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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