Definition of meteoric adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    meteoric

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˌmiːtiˈɒrɪk//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌmiːtiˈɔːrɪk//
     
     
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  1. 1achieving success very quickly a meteoric rise to fame a meteoric career
  2. 2connected with meteors meteoric craters
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: meteoric