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up-and-coming

American English: /ˈˌəp ən(d) ˈkəmɪŋ/
British English: /ˌʌp(ə)nˈkʌmɪŋ/

adjective

  • (before noun) an up-and-coming artist/actor
    un artista/actor que promete or que llegará lejos or con mucho futuro
    Example sentences
    • This new competition focuses on up-and-coming talented young players in the brass band world.
    • Due to a lack of available senior players, we had the opportunity to give valuable experience to more young up-and-coming talent.
    • There have been a lot of changes, an investment in young up-and-coming players with new coaches and a new framework.
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