a budding genius

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a budding genius

A young person who exhibits signs of great intelligence. This kid's a budding genius—have you seen the complex equations he can solve?
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budding genius

a very bright and promising young person. Harry is a budding genius, but he seems like a fairly normal teenager.
See also: budding, genius
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TEENAGERS who listen to heavy metal bands could actually be budding geniuses.
So he founded IHP, turning Walter Reed into a citywide mecca - and teaching model - for budding geniuses.
Would we be allowed to visit classrooms and see England's budding geniuses engrossed in scholarliness?
BUDDING geniuses from 10 primary schools across Coventry and Warwickshire have been showing off their engineering talents.
Budding geniuses will love the facts and figures in The Top 10 Of Everything 2005 (Dorling Kindersley, pounds 12.