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Definition of high-flyer noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

high-flyer

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌhaɪ ˈflaɪə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhaɪ ˈflaɪər//
 
(also high-flier)
 
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a person who has the desire and the ability to be very successful in their job or their studies academic high-flyers
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: high-flyer