French translation of 'high-flying'
[businessman, lawyer, executive] de haute volée ⧫ de haut vol
[aim, ambition] extravagant
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Example Sentences Including 'high-flying'
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He ditched his high-flying job on a gut feeling.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
But he hasn't exactly got a high-flying job.The Sun (2009)
I didn't plan to have a high-flying job and a large family.The Sun (2015)
She is smart, down to earth and successfully juggles a high-flying career with the family she adores.The Sun (2014)
So you sold your soul for a high-flying career.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Then she was a high-flying urban executive; now she is a reclusive country potter wondering what to do next with her life.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
This book is not all about forging high-flying careers and making money.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Yet it can lead to high-flying careers.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
His wife is a high-flying lawyer.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Her online photo album shows her globetrotting lifestyle and her CV details a string of high-flying jobs.The Sun (2010)
His high-flying career slumped in the Nineties after drug problems and a year in jail.The Sun (2013)
Interims are high-flying senior executives who parachute into companies for short to medium-term projects.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Once a high-flying businessman, he has lost more than half a million pounds playing the machines.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
She is a high-flying lawyer who earns more than him.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
She reckons her high-flying lawyer friend says she can take me to court for the money.The Sun (2013)
That followed a high-flying career in business and football.The Sun (2014)
We are looking for hard-working housewives and high-flying career women to swap for a day to see how the other half live.The Sun (2008)
We are under constant pressure to look good, bring up perfect families and have high-flying careers.The Sun (2008)
As with any high-flying career, the job is what you make of it.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Many a "high-flying" business executive can only manage to fly because he has taken a few whiskies in the departure lounge.Banish Anxiety - how to stop worrying and take charge of your life (1991)
Do you intend to try to combine the two ideals of perfect devoted mother and high-flying career woman?Double Income No Kids Yet? (1989)
Trends of 'high-flying'
Used Rarely. high-flying is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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'high-flying' in Other Languages
British English: high-flying ADJECTIVE
A high-flying person is successful or is likely to be successful in their career.
...her high-flying newspaper-editor husband.
Translation of high-flying from the Collins English to French Dictionary