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Princeton's WordNet

  1. energetic, gumptious, industrious, up-and-comingadjective

    working hard to promote an enterprise

    industrious, hardworking, gumptious, energetic, tireless, untiring

    unenterprising, nonenterprising

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  1. List of paraphrases for "up-and-coming":

    promising, emerging

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  1. Bill Jallah:

    People said: 'he must have been violent during the war', before throwing stones and coming at me with sticks, many struggle to believe a mentally ill person can have a job and a wife - and be a fully functioning member of society.

  2. Brad Pitt:

    We've all experienced loss, we've all experienced great loneliness at times. And we're good at packing that away and not dealing with it. Some of us are really good at it, at getting through it and coming out the other side as a more well rounded, I think more confident, more loving human being.

  3. Elina Svitolina:

    I felt pain from the beginning of the tournament here and there. It was going and coming back, unfortunately today was a little bit worse than I expected.

  4. Australian Michael Matthews:

    I was obviously disappointed coming in as a favorite and coming up second, i did a good sprint, did a good race but unfortunately we came up one short.

  5. Paul Young:

    The ozone layer problem was simpler than the climate problem. You had a handful of companies who are producing a handful of chemicals for a handful of different uses, and it was relatively straightforward for them to come up with alternatives for that, but this is still a great example of how science, identifying a problem, and the world acting comparatively quickly, acknowledging that problem and coming together to address it, and that is the model that we need to address climate change.

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