A phenom is someone who is very talented or successful. They are usually known for doing something very well for a very long time.

  • The phenom is a very talented basketball player.

  • The phenom is a very successful singer.

Definition of phenom


Someone or something that is phenomenal, especially a young player in sports like baseball, American football, basketball, tennis, and golf.


One who is hip and fashionable.

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