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me·te·or·ic

 (mē′tē-ôr′ĭk, -ŏr′-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or formed by a meteoroid.
2. Of or relating to the earth's atmosphere.
3. Similar to a meteor in speed, brilliance, or brevity: a meteoric rise to fame.

me′te·or′i·cal·ly adv.

meteoric

(ˌmiːtɪˈɒrɪk)
adj
1. (Astronomy) of, formed by, or relating to meteors
2. like a meteor in brilliance, speed, or transience
3. (Physical Geography) rare of or relating to the weather; meteorological
ˌmeteˈorically adv

me•te•or•ic

(ˌmi tiˈɔr ɪk, -ˈɒr-)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or consisting of meteors.
2. resembling a meteor in transient brilliance, suddenness of appearance, swiftness, etc.: a meteoric rise in politics.
3. of or coming from the atmosphere.
[1625–35]
me`te•or′i•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.meteoric - of or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, especially weather and weather conditionsmeteoric - of or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, especially weather and weather conditions; "meteorological factors"; "meteorological chart"; "meteoric (or meteorological) phenomena"
2.meteoric - pertaining to or consisting of meteors or meteoroidsmeteoric - pertaining to or consisting of meteors or meteoroids; "meteoric shower"; "meteoric impacts"
3.meteoric - like a meteor in speed or brilliance or transience; "a meteoric rise to fame"
fast - acting or moving or capable of acting or moving quickly; "fast film"; "on the fast track in school"; "set a fast pace"; "a fast car"

meteoric

Translations
نَيْزَكي، شِهابي
meteoritský
meteorisk
meteorikus
leiftur-
meteorický
baş döndürücü hızla

meteoric

[ˌmiːtɪˈɒrɪk] ADJ
1. (lit) → meteórico
2. (fig) → rápido, meteórico

meteoric

[ˌmiːtiˈɒrɪk] adj [rise] → fulgurant(e)
He enjoyed a meteoric rise to power → Il a connu une ascension au pouvoir fulgurante.
a meteoric rise to fame → une fulgurante ascension vers la célébrité

meteoric

adjmeteorisch; (fig)kometenhaft

meteoric

[ˌmiːtɪˈɒrɪk] adjmeteorico/a (fig) → fulmineo/a

meteor

(ˈmiːtiə) noun
(also shooting star) a small mass or body travelling very quickly through space which appears very bright after entering the earth's atmosphere.
ˌmeteˈoric (-ˈo-) adjective
(of success etc) rapid and often only lasting for a short time. a meteoric rise to fame.
ˈmeteorite (-rait) noun
a small meteor that has fallen to earth.
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