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English definition of “one-hit wonder”

one-hit wonder

noun [C]     /ˌwʌn.hɪtˈwʌn.dər/ US  /-dɚ/ informal
a performer of popular music who makes one successful recording but then no others Musicians
(Definition of one-hit wonder noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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