Prodigy

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Prodigy Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality; "the Marines are expected to perform prodigies of valor"
  • a sign of something about to happen; "he looked for an omen before going into battle"
  • an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration; "she is a chess prodigy"

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  • an unusually gifted or intelligent (young) person; someone whose talents excite wonder and admiration; "she is a chess prodigy" ,
  • a sign of something about to happen; "he looked for an omen before going into battle" ,
  • an impressive or wonderful example of a particular quality; "the Marines are expected to perform prodigies of valor"

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Prodigy Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


A child prodigy is a child who is very smart at an early age. They can do things that average people can only do when they are adults. Child prodigies are often musicians or mathematicians. A child prodigy does not always grow up to be a world-famous genius. Some of them lose their exceptional gifts in adulthood.



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* I was not a child prodigy, because a child prodigy is a child who knows as much when it is a child as it does when it grows up. - Will Rogers


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