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rocket scientist

noun
1.
a specialist in rocketry.
2.
an exemplar of keen intelligence, especially mathematical ability.
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Examples for rocket scientist
  • It's not every day that you'll meet a rocket scientist who happens to be a self-proclaimed redneck.
  • These days you don't have to be a rocket scientist with an advanced degree in pure mathematics to qualify as a knowledge worker.
  • It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out nutrition.
  • It doesn't take a rocket scientist to know what kind of society these people live in.
  • He's not a rocket scientist, nor an important political leader, nor a distinguished medical expert.
  • It does not take a rocket scientist to figure out that secondhand smoke is bad for your health.
  • It doesn't take a rocket scientist to know where many of those jobs will go.
  • It doesn't take a rocket scientist to figure out the consequences.
  • The cell phone companies shouldn't need a rocket scientist to explain it to them.
  • In the nineteen-fifties, rocket scientist built and test fired a nuclear rocket engine.
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The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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