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Synonyms for highflier

a person of great ability and ambition

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In Division Three, highfliers Cimla maintained their undefeated run as they bagged a winning draw over Pontyberem.
We also provide special training programs for highfliers, such as going abroad for their MBA and then returning to the firm.
In the period from mid-August 1999 to mid-February 2000, high-tech highfliers like Ault Inc.
The double-digit gain by the Thousand Oaks-based parent of real estate Web sites may sound impressive, but not in relation to investor expectations of previous Internet highfliers with blue-blood backers.
Elsewhere, Ammanford are the new leaders after they dispatched fellow highfliers Carmarthen Wanderers by 21 runs.
The only game in One North saw highfliers Pwllheli close Nant Conwy's advantage at the summit to three points, as they were 35-17 winners at Dolgellau.
Highfliers Mold Alex hope to stay on course for the Welsh National League Premier Division "double" when they tackle Chirk AAA in the second leg of the League Cup tomorrow.
In the McDonnell Cup, Fitzsimons and Goldstel hit the goals in Mossley Hill's excellent 2-0 success over highfliers Senator, while Autoglass Villa booked their last four spot with a comprehensive 8-1 win at Old Swan, McKune leading the way with a hat-trick.
But when tech shares and other highfliers dropped significantly, most notably this April, several investors suffered margin calls.
But this week, a bit of the air leaked out of what many Wall Street pros call the Internet bubble, with some highfliers, like Amazon.
In our second annual ranking of tech's highfliers, a company most people have never heard of grabbed the No.
Four South East highfliers Old Illtydians ran in eight tries as they dispatched Penygraig 55-8 with Tom Wheeler crossing twice for the Illtydians.
Underdogs Willenhall battled all the way against Premier Division highfliers Whitby Town in the Challenge Cup but bowed out 2-1.
VAUXHALL go in search of revenge when they take on fellow UniBond Premier Division highfliers Lancaster City in the third round of the FA Umbro Trophy at Rivacre Road today.
Second Division highfliers Formby were held to a 1-1 draw at Nelson.