from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A person with exceptional talents or powers: a math prodigy.
- n. An act or event so extraordinary or rare as to inspire wonder. See Synonyms at wonder.
- n. A portentous sign or event; an omen.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Something from which omens are drawn.
- n. An amazing or marvellous thing.
- n. A wonderful example of something.
- n. An extremely talented person, especially a child.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. Something extraordinary, or out of the usual course of nature, from which omens are drawn; a portent.
- n. Anything so extraordinary as to excite wonder or astonishment; a marvel.
- n. A production out of ordinary course of nature; an abnormal development; a monster.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Something extraordinary from which omens are drawn; a portent.
- n. A person or thing so extraordinary as to excite great wonder or astonishment.
- n. A monster; an animal or other production out of the ordinary course of nature.
- n. Synonyms Sign, wonder, miracle.
- n. 2. Marvel.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a sign of something about to happen
- n. an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration
- n. an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality
About the middle of the last age, an inveterate ulcer was touched and cured by a holy prickle of the holy crown: 53 the prodigy is attested by the most pious and enlightened Christians of France; nor will the fact be easily disproved, except by those who are armed with a general antidote against religious credulity.
My friend now tells me it's not that the setup wouldn't run but that prodigy is not connecting after rebooting.
Almost overnight, the prodigy is brought down to size.
My little HDTV prodigy is all grown up now ... ...
Twenty-year-old singer/songwriter Paolo Nutini, a musical prodigy, is nothing short of sensational.
Can't Post | Private Reply prodigy is asking me to enter and re-enter my sign on name and password with no result.
The young prodigy is part of the Gaminglessons. com group, where struggling gamers are able to pay upto $65 for one of 12 instructors to teach them the in and outs of Halo 2.
He was the button-down musical prodigy from a German Jewish family whose father was a cantor.
An annoying, smartass teenager or an irritating child prodigy is usually involved or you end up falling for the hostage and things just get too damn complicated.
Randle wasn't sure about the word prodigy, but "if being in the top one percentage in his age group in the planet would qualify, he's better than any five-year-old I've ever met,"