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high·fli·eralso high-fli·er (hī′flī′ər)
1. One who rises quickly to a position of wealth or success.
2. A stock that sells at a high valuation.
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or high•fly•er(ˈhaɪˈflaɪ ər)
1. one who is extravagant or extreme in ambition, pretensions, etc.
2. a speculative stock whose price swings between high and low points.
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