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And although Schenn played on the third pair to start the season, things got even more complicated when wunderkind Jakob Chychrun returned from injury in December.
Barely two weeks before national signing day, Louisville has zero verbal commitments from high school seniors and has been eliminated from consideration by New Albany wunderkind Romeo Langford.
For generational contrast, the movie focuses on the British D.J. Carl Cox and the Dutch wunderkind Martin Garrix.
At 24, Alvarez already has a résumé that rivals those of Cashman and Epstein — wunderkinds of previous generations who now run the New York Yankees' and Chicago Cubs' baseball operations, respectively — at a similar age.
Falling two games below .500 in league play can be a NCAA killer for Texas, so Oklahoma freshman wunderkind Trae Young can expect the kitchen sink thrown his way Saturday.
As if becoming one of the world's biggest Vine stars wasn't enough, Jerome Jarre, the 24-year old social media wunderkind, went onto Snapchat last year to do the same thing.
Fallen wunderkind Elizabeth Holmes is the face of the Theranos scandal.
Lara was aristocratic, filthy rich, highly educated, adventurous, and a technological wunderkind.
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Origin and Etymology of wunderkind
First Known Use: 1873See Words from the same year
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: someone who achieves success or shows great talent at a young age
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