Translation of "meteoric" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌmiː.tiˈɒr.ɪk/ us /-t̬iˈɑːr-/

relating to or caused by a meteor

de meteorito, meteórico
The sudden flash of light in the night sky was caused by a meteoric fireball.

used to describe something that develops very fast and attracts a lot of attention

The group had a meteoric rise to fame in the 70s.
Her political career has been meteoric.

(Translation of “meteoric” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)