Noun(1) something that provides guidance (as Polaris guides mariners(2) something that strongly attracts attention and admiration
(1) In a district where the focus is on religious tourism, with the pilgrims visiting the other places sights incidentally, the Godavari has hardly been made the cynosure it deserves to be.(2) When the Millbank building was opened in 1897, contemporary British art was the cynosure of the world.(3) They are the cynosure of all eyes with their remarkable somersaults cutting across each other's paths in perfect unison.(4) the Queen was the cynosure of all eyes(5) This 19-year-old South African athlete, who took to swimming at the age of six, out of love, was the cynosure of the capacity crowd at the swimming pool.(6) The novel air cooler that runs on solar power instead of electricity was the cynosure of all eyes.(7) Kirk was the cynosure of all eyes(8) But then Canary Wharf is not yet, despite the much bruited movement eastward of London's core, a Saturday-night cynosure .(9) The lead guitarist, in particular, was the cynosure of all eyes.(10) The items sold were the cynosure of art collectors from all over the world.(11) A girl, who donned the dress of Radha, was the cynosure of all eyes for her elegant movements and facial expressions.(12) The man, the cynosure of all eyes at the packed auditorium, spoke from the bottom of his heart.(13) How proudly she had strutted around that day, the cynosure of all eyes.(14) The group dance event, however, seemed to be the cynosure of all eyes, with audience expressing their appreciation with loud whistles and applause after every item.(15) The postman, aware that he was the cynosure of all eyes, would strut to the centre of the village and call out names of those whose letters he had brought.(16) The elegant sculptures in bronze, white metal and ceramics were the cynosure of connoisseurs.
1. pole -star ::
2. cynosure ::
4. beacon ::
5. lodestar ::
6. guiding star ::
Different Formscynosure, cynosures
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