use precocious in a sentence.
It's the difference between precocious and smart.
Jewish men and women are a precocious bunch :) I'm sure you'd find that US-born Jewish founders are relatively younger too.
They have the people I want to talk toI must have gotten precociously old and grumpy, but such phrases give me the creeps.
Girls have been closing the gap in the study of mathematically precocious youth, and the international science Olympiads, too.
As a former precocious kid, I respectfully disagree.
Hopefully we can look at great, precocious coders like you as an example for teaching others - even if other kids only get to 20% of your coding ability in middle school, it'll be a huge step forward for our education system and society.
The whole Bitcoin ecosystem is learning by doing, with lots of precocious amateur participation, under intense pressure.
So yes, many precocious youngsters of my generation learned to hack just because they happened to have computer (bought for non-hacking purpose) and it was tempting and possible to tinker.
Unless you're having a rough time of it in high school, I'd advise you to enjoy your teenage years and the leverage afforded to you by virtue of being considered young and precocious.
We were a little ahead of ourselves with the Apollo program, but precociousness isn't a bad attribute for a species to have.