Definition of hotshot in English:

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hotshot

Pronunciation: /ˈhɒtʃɒt/

noun

informal
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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