comer

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 [ˈkʌmər]



WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2019
com•er /ˈkʌmɚ/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. Informal Termsa person or thing that is progressing well or is very promising:That writer is a real comer and has a great future.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2019
com•er  (kumər),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. Informal Termsa person or thing that is progressing well or is very promising:He looks like a comer in state politics.
  2. a person or thing that arrives.
  • 1325–75; Middle English; see come, -er1


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

comer /ˈkʌmə/ n
  1. (in combination) a person who comes: all-comers, newcomers
  2. informal a potential success



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