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high–flying

adjective high–fly·ing \-ˈflī-iŋ\

: flying far above the ground

: very successful or determined to succeed

Full Definition of HIGH-FLYING

1
:  marked by extravagance, pretension, or excessive ambition
2
:  rising to considerable height

First Known Use of HIGH-FLYING

1581

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