What does up-and-coming mean?

Definitions for up-and-coming

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word up-and-coming.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. energetic, gumptious, industrious, up-and-coming(adj)

    working hard to promote an enterprise


  1. up-and-coming(Adjective)

    emerging; aspiring; improving; beginning to attract attention or critical acclaim

    The theater likes to feature up-and-coming singers and comedians.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of up-and-coming in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of up-and-coming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Petra Stefankova:

    Life of the known and knowledgeable. Elevator. People coming in and coming out. One stays. Lights turn on and off.

  2. Dennis Miller:

    We need anything politically important rationed out like Pez small, sweet, and coming out of a funny, plastic head.

  3. Australian Michael Matthews:

    I was obviously disappointed coming in as a favorite and coming up second, i did a good sprint, did a good race but unfortunately we came up one short.

  4. William Dobyns:

    We need to get the message out that this is real, and coming, without getting everybody to panic, there will be a steep curve of new information coming in.

  5. J Danforth Quayle:

    ... I pledge allegiance to the Christian flag and to the Savior, for whose Kingdom it stands, one Savior, crucified, risen, and coming again, with life and liberty for all who believe.

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Translations for up-and-coming

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ανερχόμενοςGreek

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