What does meteoric arrival mean?

What does meteoric arrival mean?

adjective. If you use meteoric when you are describing someone’s career, you mean that they achieved success very quickly. his meteoric rise to fame. His early career had been meteoric.

What does Meteorically mean?

1a : of or relating to a meteor. b : resembling a meteor in speed or in sudden and temporary brilliance a meteoric rise to fame. 2 : of, relating to, or derived from the earth’s atmosphere meteoric water.

What is meant by stagnating?

to cease to run or flow, as water, air, etc. to be or become stale or foul from standing, as a pool of water. to stop developing, growing, progressing, or advancing: My mind is stagnating from too much TV. to be or become sluggish and dull: When the leading lady left, the show started to stagnate.

What is the meaning of the world meteoric?

Because meteors move through the sky so quickly, we often refer to something moving very fast as meteoric. A newly-popular singer might be said to experience a meteoric rise to the top. (The fall can be meteoric, too.)

Why is a rise meteoric?

describing the company’s rise as meteoric, meant to convey that it has been swift and spectacular. But meteors do not rise; they fall. They blaze briefly in the night sky and as quickly disappear. So a meteoric career is one of spectacular success followed by sudden oblivion.

What is meteoric success?

adjective. If you use meteoric when you are describing someone’s career, you mean that they achieved success very quickly.

What materially means?

to an important degree; considerably: Their endorsement didn’t help materially. with reference to matter or material things and conditions; physically. Philosophy. with regard to matter or substance as distinguished from form.

What is stagnating in a relationship?

A stagnant relationship is one where the couple does not feel connected anymore. It is a low phase in which the couple feels their relationship has lost the spark. They wonder if they will ever feel the same about each other again. If you relate to this feeling, your relationship has probably become stagnant.

What allows for an economy to grow?

Broadly speaking, there are two main sources of economic growth: growth in the size of the workforce and growth in the productivity (output per hour worked) of that workforce. Either can increase the overall size of the economy but only strong productivity growth can increase per capita GDP and income.

What the difference between a meteor and an asteroid?

An asteroid is a small rocky object that orbits the Sun. Asteroids are smaller than a planet, but they are larger than the pebble-size objects we call meteoroids. A meteor is what happens when a small piece of an asteroid or comet, called a meteoroid, burns up upon entering Earth’s atmosphere.

Is meteoric rise an oxymoron?

Since meteors fall to the earth and do not rise back up from it, this term doesn’t appear to make sense. Several online sources I’ve consulted agree that it’s an oxymoron but have no further explanation for its origin.