hotshot definition

  • noun:
    • Slang someone of impressive ability and daring, specially a person who is very successful and self-assured.
    • A nonstop freight train.
    • somebody with exceptional skills in a specific area.
    • an effective, self-confident one who is regarded by other individuals as highly skilled; -- sometimes used ironically in mention of the intense persons whoever opinion of one's own talents is regarded as exaggerated.
    • A foolish, inconsiderate other.
    • someone who is dazzlingly competent in virtually any area
  • adjective:
    • very skilled.
    • showing talent.
    • extremely skilled, self-confident and successful.
    • flamboyantly displaying your abilities.

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