Synonyms of star in English:

star


See definition of star

noun

1‘the sky was full of stars’

SYNONYMS
celestial body, heavenly body, sun
asteroid, planet, planetoid
literary orb

2stars‘what do my stars say?’

SYNONYMS
horoscope, forecast, augury
dated nativity

3‘the stars of the film’

SYNONYMS
principal, leading lady, leading man, lead, female lead, male lead, hero, heroine
ANTONYMS

extra

4‘a star of the world of chess’

SYNONYMS
celebrity, superstar, name, big name, famous name, household name, somebody, someone, lion, leading light, celebutante, public figure, important person, VIP, personality, personage, notability, dignitary, worthy, grandee, luminary, panjandrum
informal celeb, bigwig, big shot, big noise, big cheese, big gun, big fish, biggie, heavy, megastar
British informal nob
North American informal kahuna, macher, high muckamuck, high muckety-muck
ANTONYMS

nobody


adjective

1‘Elinor was a star pupil’

SYNONYMS
brilliant, talented, gifted, able, bright, brainy, clever, masterly, consummate, precocious
informal genius
ANTONYMS

poor

2‘the star attraction’

SYNONYMS
top, leading, best, greatest, foremost, major, pre-eminent, champion
ANTONYMS

insignificant