OVERACHIEVER

noun. an individual, like a pupil, who reach levels of success beyond their capacity as calculated and expected by aptitude and general-intelligence exams.

OVERACHIEVER: "Jack was a classic overachiever in his teachers' opinions."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OVERACHIEVER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/overachiever/ (accessed October 15, 2021).
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