A meteoric rise to fame.
Hail is a meteoric phenomenon.
His meteoric rise to stardom.
Her meteoric rise to power was followed by a slow, lackluster career at the top.
This ended Decazes's meteoric career of greatness.
Its presence has also been detected in the sun and in meteoric iron.
Halley's comet conforms very well, however, with a meteoric shower directed from Aquarius early in May.
Fine meteoric showers occurred in 1798 (Dec. 7), 1838 (Dec. 7), 1872 (Nov.
The meteoric occurrence has even suggested the fanciful notion that all diamonds were originally derived from meteorites.