cynosure definition

  • noun:
    • An object that functions as a focal point of attention and admiration.
    • a thing that serves to steer.
    • Ursa Minor or Polaris, the North Star, used as helpful information by navigators.
    • what serves to steer or direct; a guiding celebrity.
    • something which could be the center of attention; an object that functions as a focal point of attraction and admiration.
    • The constellation associated with Lesser Bear (Ursa small), to which, as containing the polar celebrity, the eyes of mariners and people were often directed.
    • whatever serves to direct.
    • almost anything to which interest is highly switched; a center of attraction.
    • a thing that strongly appeals to attention; a center of attraction.
    • a thing that strongly appeals to interest and admiration
    • something which provides assistance (as Polaris guides mariners)
    • An object that functions as a focal point of attention and admiration.
    • a thing that acts to steer.
    • Ursa Minor or Polaris, the North Star, used as a guide by navigators.
    • That which acts to steer or direct; a guiding celebrity.
    • Something that could be the focus; an object that serves as a focal point of attraction and admiration.
    • The constellation of this Lesser Bear (Ursa small), to which, as containing the polar celebrity, the eyes of mariners and people had been often directed.
    • what serves to direct.
    • almost anything to which interest is highly switched; a center of destination.
    • Something that strongly lures attention; a center of attraction.
    • something which strongly draws attention and admiration
    • something which provides guidance (as Polaris guides mariners)

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