Tamil Dictionary definitions for Star

Star : நட்சத்திரம், விண்மீண்

Star : நட்சத்திரம்,நட்சத்திரம்,விண்மீண்,விண்மீண்

Star : நட்சத்திரம்

Star definition


  1. One of the innumerable luminous bodies seen in the heavens; any heavenly body other than the sun, moon, comets, and nebulae.
  2. The polestar; the north star.
  3. A planet supposed to influence one's destiny; (usually Plural.) a configuration of the planets, supposed to influence fortune.
  4. That which resembles the figure of a star, as an ornament worn on the breast to indicate rank or honor.
  5. Specifically, a radiated mark in writing or printing; an asterisk [thus, *]; -- used as a reference to a note, or to fill a blank where something is omitted, etc.
  6. A composition of combustible matter used in the heading of rockets, in mines, etc., which, exploding in the air, presents a starlike appearance.
  7. A person of brilliant and attractive qualities, especially on public occasions, as a distinguished orator, a leading theatrical performer, etc.

Transitive verb. To set or adorn with stars, or bright, radiating bodies; to bespangle; as, a robe starred with gems.

Intransitive verb. To be bright, or attract attention, as a star; to shine like a star; to be brilliant or prominent; to play a part as a theatrical star.