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cynosure meaning and definition

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Definition of cynosure (noun)

  1. something that provides guidance (as Polaris guides mariners)
    • "let faith be your cynosure to walk by"
  2. something that strongly attracts attention and admiration
    • "if he was the cynosure of all eyes he didn't notice"
Source: Princeton University Wordnet

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