What does meteoric mean?

Definitions for meteoric
ˌmi tiˈɔr ɪk, -ˈɒr-me·te·oric

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. meteorologic, meteorological, meteoric(adj)

    of or pertaining to atmospheric phenomena, especially weather and weather conditions

    "meteorological factors"; "meteorological chart"; "meteoric (or meteorological) phenomena"

  2. meteoric(adj)

    pertaining to or consisting of meteors or meteoroids

    "meteoric shower"; "meteoric impacts"

  3. meteoric(adj)

    like a meteor in speed or brilliance or transience

    "a meteoric rise to fame"


  1. meteoric(Adjective)

    Of, pertaining to, or originating from a meteor.

  2. meteoric(Adjective)

    Like a meteor in speed, brilliance, or ephemeralness.

    Her meteoric rise to power was followed by a slow, lackluster career at the top.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Meteoric(adj)

    of or pertaining to a meteor, or to meteors; atmospheric, as, meteoric phenomena; meteoric stones

  2. Meteoric(adj)

    influenced by the weather; as, meteoric conditions

  3. Meteoric(adj)

    flashing; brilliant; transient; like a meteor; as, meteoric fame

  4. Origin: [Cf. F. mtorique.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of meteoric in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of meteoric in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of meteoric in a Sentence

  1. Julia Barnes:

    It's been a meteoric rise in the amount of staff that we have, but our challenge is making sure that our infrastructure can support as many people as want to work.

  2. Jeff Link:

    Today I would say it is going to be really hard to displace Elizabeth Warren, elizabeth Warren has not had a meteoric rise, Elizabeth Warren has had a slow and steady rise. Elizabeth Warren's got a big organization and they are smart and they are doing stuff all over.

  3. Kendall Coffey:

    I would hope that as a community we are learning to ask more questions about meteoric financial rises, yet I'm uncertain if anything has really changed (after Rothstein)," said Kendall Coffey, a former U.S. attorney who represented Rothstein's law firm after the Ponzi scheme was uncovered.

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