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- Jonny-come-lately (rarer)
- (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˌdʒɒni.kʌmˈleɪtli/
- (US) IPA(key): /ˌdʒɑːni.kʌmˈleɪtli/
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- (idiomatic) A newcomer; a novice; an upstart.
- She might take offense if some Johnny-come-lately thinks he can do a better job.