one-hit wonder

noun

Definition of one-hit wonder

: a performer, group, etc., that is popular or successful only once for a brief time

Word by Word Definitions

wonder play
  1. : a cause of astonishment or admiration : marvel

  2. : miracle

  3. : the quality of exciting amazed admiration

  1. : to be in a state of wonder

  2. : to feel surprise

  3. : to feel curiosity or doubt

  1. : wondrous, wonderful: such as

  2. : exciting amazement or admiration

  3. : effective or efficient far beyond anything previously known or anticipated


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