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up-and-comer

Someone who displays signs of or potential for ambitious development, advancement, and achievement. That new intern we hired certainly is an up-and-comer, don't you think? I wouldn't be surprised if she ended up running this place someday. He might not have won the championship round, but this amateur is definitely an up-and-comer!

all comers

Everyone who expresses an interest in being involved in or with something. Every club on campus has to accept all comers—no one is to be excluded.
See also: all, comer

all comers

anyone who chooses to take part in an activity, typically a competition.
1992 Al Gore Earth in the Balance He has traveled to conferences and symposia in every part of the world, argued his case, and patiently taken on all comers.
See also: all, comer

comer

(ˈkəmɚ)
n. someone with a bright future. Fred is a real comer. You’ll be hearing a lot about him.
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Asked whether she thinks Villanelle can ever be redeemed, Comer responds: "I think some people are bad and that's what they are, and I don't think she should be redeemed.
Os resultados do presente estudo apontaram que os pacientes no pre-operatorio apresentam mais descontrole alimentar que aqueles no pos-operatorio, sugerindo que antes da cirurgia estao mais propensos a alternancia entre restricao alimentar e perda de controle ao comer. Isto e comum em individuos que possuem comportamento restritivo, estes conseguem controlar a fome e o desejo de comer por um periodo, mas, em outros, comem sem controle (Viana e Sendi, 2003).
In "Thirteen," Comer stars as Ivy Moxam, a woman who escapes from a cellar after being held captive for 13 years.
Otros autores han sugerido que el comer emocional genera unicamente el apaciguamiento emocional temporal y evita el desarrollo de una estrategia que resuelva los problemas (Gross y John, 2003), lo cual unicamente produce en el individuo un bienestar esporadico y trae como consecuencia la ganancia de algunos kilos en el largo plazo.
The Up & Comer Awards is a Signature Event of South Florida Business & Wealth.
Sin embargo, con el paso de los anos, comer en una plazoleta de comidas se ha convertido en una practica social que ha generado comportamientos particulares entre quienes ahi laboran y quienes acuden para comer, estudiar, trabajar o pasar el tiempo.
"Our newly formed subsidiary will enable us to work more closely with customers and group purchasing organizations across the country," Comer said.
Known principally for the School Development Program (SDP), Comer continues to push for education reform that puts children's social and emotional development front and center.
Margaret Comer in 1992 has been denied parole, according to a decision filed recently.
Para o estudante que padece de desnutricao, a alimentacao do PNAE e fundamental, pois, ao reduzir a privacao vivida, a escola inscreve, nesses jovens, um valor social articulado ao comer (3).
By Krista Comer (Durham, NC: Duke University Press Books, 2010, 296 pp., $23.95 paper)
No comer o pasar hambre podria beneficiar nuestro organismo.
Donations in Moselle Comer's memory may be made to Severn United Methodist Church, 1612 Doolittle Mill Road, Conwag, NC 27820.
Y es que para mi, comer y beber son unos de los mayores placeres en este <<valle de lagrimas>> en el que estamos: una vez que he desayunado, pienso inmediatamente en que voy a comer, y si visito una nueva ciudad, siempre busco los rinconcitos idoneos para degustar platillos tipicos, especiales o unicos.