Definition of rock star in English:

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rock star


1A famous and successful singer or performer of rock music: a teen-idol rock star
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  • Kenny was the personal stylist to several big name rock stars.
  • Rock stars want to be actors; actors want to be rock stars.
  • Since she is married to a rock star in real life, this role can hardly have been a stretch.
1.1A person treated as a celebrity, especially in inspiring fanatical admiration: she was a total rock star with paparazzi chasing her [as modifier]: the athletes get full rock star treatment
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  • He loved Houston and was a total rock star there.
  • Bill Clinton is a rock star among Democrats.
  • In Russia, an intellectual is a rock star.

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