bright young thing


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bright young thing

n (fashionable) → junger Schicki (inf), → junge Schicki (inf); (male also) → Sonnyboy m; (talented) → hoffnungsvolles Talent; bright young things (recalling the 1920s) → die Jeunesse dorée
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You can't keep a bright young thing down for long, even though his world collapsed earlier this month when he left the KC Stadium following a dismal run of only six wins in 26 games.
Rest assured, when Wilko moves aside, Cotts will have acquired the knowledge and experience to take Sunderland on and prove his mettle as the latest bright young thing.
Nowadays it seems that every bright young thing to emerge on the scene doesn't just get called up into an England squad, now they actually get onto the pitch and play a part in games.
The Togo international was with Monaco as a bright young thing and is willing to make the return trip, with the French outfit the only club interested in paying both his wages and an acceptable fee.
Blazin' Squad's Kenzie proved he was a bright young thing while in the Celebrity Big Brother house ( now he's joining other Bright Young Things in Newcastle.
And though he may be approaching his 50s, Fry admits that deep down he'll always be a bright young thing at heart.
And though he may be rapidly approaching his 50s,Fry admits that deep down he'll always be a bright young thing at heart.
As for their food, what bright young thing thought getting that wannabe Simon Cowell, Piers Morgan, in would shift their expensive fishcakes?
They were handed a gift when it emerged some bright young thing in Conservative Central Office had drawn up a list of MPs who should be purged.
BRIGHT young thing The Ryes have just announced they're playing the Carling Academy 2 on August 5.
So we get some bright young thing who goes from uni to a job as an MP's researcher.
The band's blend of punk guitars, dance rhythms and samples spawned hits like Bring It On Down, Right Hear Right Now, International Bright Young Thing and Real Real Real and saw second album Doubt enter the British charts at No.