whizz kid
noun see whiz kid

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • whizz-kid — whizz kids also whizzkid, whizz kid N COUNT: usu with supp If you refer to a young person as a whizz kid, you mean that they have achieved success at a young age because they are very clever and very good at something, especially making money.… …   English dictionary

  • whizz-kid — ˈwhizz kid noun [countable] a young person who is very skilled in a particular activity or is very successful in a particular area of work * * * whizz kid UK US US also whiz kid) noun [C] ► a young person who is very good and successful at… …   Financial and business terms

  • whizz-kid — (also whiz kid) ► NOUN informal ▪ a young person who is very successful or highly skilled …   English terms dictionary

  • whizz-kid — noun someone whose career progresses rapidly • Syn: ↑go getter, ↑whiz kid, ↑ball of fire • Hypernyms: ↑actor, ↑doer, ↑worker * * * ˈwhizz kid [whizz kid …   Useful english dictionary

  • whizz kid — noun see whiz kid * * * whizz kid , ● whizz …   Useful english dictionary

  • whizz kid — see whizz kid …   English dictionary

  • whizz-kid — / wɪz kɪd/ noun a brilliant young person who quickly becomes successful in business ● She was a whizz kid who reached head of department in five years …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • whizz-kid — (also whiz kid) noun informal a young person who is very successful or highly skilled …   English new terms dictionary

  • whizz-kid —  Lively, progressive, successful (young) person …   A concise dictionary of English slang

  • (a) whizz-kid — a young person who is very clever and successful. They ve taken on some financial whizz kid who s going to sort all their problems out …   New idioms dictionary

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