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hotshotnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɒt.ʃɒt/  us   /ˈhɑːt.ʃɑːt/ mainly US informal
someone who is ​skilful and ​successful at something: Now he's a ​lecturer, he ​thinks he's a real hotshot! She's ​quite a hotshot atchess.
(Definition of hotshot from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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hotshotnoun [C]

 us   /ˈhɑtˌʃɑt/
someone who is ​skillful and ​successful at something: He’s a hotshot ​lawyer from New York.
(Definition of hotshot from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hotshot”
in Chinese (Simplified) 高手, 能人…
in Chinese (Traditional) 高手, 能人…
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