young gun

noun

Definition of young gun

informal

  1. :  a young person who is successful or who is expected to be successful He's one of the young guns at the law firm.

Word by Word Definitions

youngplay
  1. :  being in the first or an early stage of life, growth, or development

    :  junior

    :  of an early, tender, or desirable age for use as food or drink

  1. :  young persons :  youth

    :  a single recently born or hatched animal

  1. :  a piece of ordnance usually with high muzzle velocity and comparatively flat trajectory

    :  a portable firearm (as a rifle or handgun)

    :  a device that throws a projectile

  1. :  to fire on

    :  shoot

    :  to open up the throttle of so as to increase speed


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