Definition of hotshot in English:


Line breaks: hot|shot
Pronunciation: /ˈhɒtʃɒt


  • An important or exceptionally able person: [as modifier]: their latest hotshot recruit
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    • Scott is considered a hotshot among young coaches for his work ethic, ability to reach the young players and winning background.
    • The coaches signed a junior-college hotshot, but he bolted in the spring.
    • Michael Twiss headed just wide when he should really have scored but the hotshot made up for it five minutes from time.

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