whiz kid

noun
variants: or less commonly

whizz kid

Definition of whiz kid

  1. :  a person who is unusually intelligent, clever, or successful especially at an early age

Origin and Etymology of whiz kid

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First Known Use: circa 1942


WHIZ KID Defined for English Language Learners

whiz kid

noun

Definition of whiz kid for English Language Learners

  • : a person who is unusually intelligent or successful especially at an early age


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