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noun as in one who outperforms


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Only three draft classes — 2006, 2007 and 2008 — have overachieved more than this one at the same point of the season.

Only three other draft classes, 2006, 2007 and 2008, have overachieved more than the one we are seeing in 2020 at this same point in the season.

Annie (Alison Brie) was a perfectionist and overachiever who crashed and burned after an Adderall addiction.

To say Paula Broadwell is an overachiever is an understatement.

It will be really, really fast Like that overachiever in your high school, Apple has to be the best at everything.

An overachiever, you nonetheless demand familial support and validation.

“When I want to read a book, I write a book,” quipped the prolific and bestselling overachiever.

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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to overachiever, such as: genius, perfectionist, phenomenon, prodigy, sycophant, and wunderkind.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.