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See definition of phenom on Dictionary.com
  • as inproficient
  • as inchild prodigy
  • as innine days' wonder
  • as inprofessional
  • as inwhiz kid

synonyms for phenom

  • accomplished
  • adept
  • apt
  • capable
  • competent
  • conversant
  • efficient
  • experienced
  • gifted
  • qualified
  • skillful
  • talented
  • trained
  • versed
  • clever
  • consummate
  • crack
  • crackerjack
  • drilled
  • effective
  • effectual
  • exercised
  • expert
  • finished
  • on the beam
  • pro
  • savvy
  • sharp
  • slick
  • up to speed
  • whiz
  • with it
See also synonyms for: phenoms
  • artist
  • expert
  • pro
  • specialist
  • adept
  • artiste
  • authority
  • brain
  • egghead
  • hotshot
  • powerhouse
  • pundit
  • shark
  • star
  • superstar
  • virtuoso
  • whiz
  • wizard
  • old hand
  • old pro
  • old war-horse
  • proficient
  • whiz kid

antonyms for phenom

MOST RELEVANT
  • green
  • ignorant
  • immature
  • impotent
  • incapable
  • incompetent
  • inefficient
  • inept
  • inexperienced
  • unable
  • unskilled
  • unskillful
  • untalented
  • clumsy
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        How to use phenom in a sentence

        Erin Brooks is a 13-year-old surfing phenom notching impressive competition results and landing tricks that still elude many adult pros.
        48 REASONS TO FEEL OPTIMISTIC TODAYTHE EDITORSMAY 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
        Moreover, breakout stars like Stanford’s Aliyah Boston or freshmen phenoms Caitlin Clark and Paige Bueckers are held back from joining the league by an age requirement of 22.
        SMALL SAMPLE SIZES BE DAMNED, LET’S TALK ABOUT BASEBALLSARAH SHACHATAPRIL 13, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
        You can read Michal Lev-Ram and Andrew Nusca’s wonderful story on the phenom here.
        THE BUSINESSPERSON OF THE YEAR IS….ALAN MURRAYDECEMBER 2, 2020FORTUNE
        Which raises a question about the phenom whom Israel’s previous first-round draftee called “the greatest talent in Israeli basketball history.”
        DENI AVDIJA IS ‘THE GREATEST TALENT IN ISRAELI BASKETBALL HISTORY.’ BUT IS HE READY FOR THE NBA?STEVE HENDRIXNOVEMBER 30, 2020WASHINGTON POST
        The next three drafts are projected to have ideal depth and plenty of franchise-altering phenoms.
        THE WIZARDS’ REBOOT NEEDS TO START WITH TRADING BOTH JOHN WALL AND BRADLEY BEALJERRY BREWERNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
        As The Athletic’s John Hollinger noted, Covington isn’t necessarily a phenom in one-on-one stopping ability.
        THE UPSIDES AND DOWNSIDES OF THE NBA’S FIVE BIGGEST TRADES SO FARCHRIS HERRING (CHRIS.HERRING@FIVETHIRTYEIGHT.COM)NOVEMBER 19, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
        News travels fast in a college community and Drake had passed the word that Ainslee had uncovered a “phenom.”
        BERT WILSON'S FADEAWAY BALLJ. W. DUFFIELD
        "Better pull in on the infant phenom—Snorky might hear of it," he thought.
        SKIPPY BEDELLEOWEN JOHNSON
        He is a phenom, a veritable Prodigious Prodigy, and maybe old Bannister isn't wild with enthusiasm.
        T. HAVILAND HICKS SENIORJ. RAYMOND ELDERDICE
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        OCTOBER 26, 1985
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        WORDS RELATED TO PHENOM

        • boy wonder
        • genius
        • gifted child
        • gifted student
        • girl wonder
        • phenom
        • polymath
        • prodigy
        • sensation
        • talented child
        • whiz kid
        • wonder
        • wonder child
        • wunderkind
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