referred to someone who develops a skill later than usual. usually referred to a player who signs a contract in his early twenties in association football.
he is not playing that well in his teens', maybe he is a late bloomer.
by khurn October 12, 2012
People who experience a delayed heyday in their 20s and/or 30s, when they finally have the factors (social and/or job status, money, body, looks, etc.) to get laid and gain attraction/popularity among the opposite sex. These people were typically categorized as nerds/geeks back in high school.
He was such a dweeb in high school, but after graduating from Harvard and earning six figures in hedge fund, he's become a late bloomer.
by ke$ha_tiktok January 24, 2010