An example of five-star is a top notch, world-class hotel.
- indicating the highest classification, based on a given set of criteria for determining excellence: a five-star rating
- having or deserving to have a five-star rating: a five-star hotel
Origin of five-starsee star ()
From the hotel quality rating system used in many countries, using from one to five stars.
(third-person singular simple present five-stars, present participle five-starring, simple past and past participle five-starred)
From the five-pointed star of the red, hand-shaped mark from a slap on bare skin.