meteoric
Adjective

meteoric

  1. Of, pertaining to, or originating from a meteor.
    meteoric iron
  2. Like a meteor in speed, brilliance, or ephemeralness.
    Her meteoric rise to power was followed by a slow, lackluster career at the top.
  3. (geology) Of water: originating in the atmosphere.
  4. Influenced by the weather.
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