Definition of 'prodigal'
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The parable of the return of the prodigal son showed the way. Times, Sunday Times (2015)These are our prodigal sons and daughters. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Return of the prodigal son was great to watch. The Sun (2014)It is some turnaround and now they have the return of the prodigal son to complete it. The Sun (2016)This has to be the end for his prodigal son, or it will be the end of him. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The prodigal returned to his hometown with a loathing for it, and only a little less for his family. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The prodigal son has returned. The Sun (2008)Trying to prove to his father that his music would get him somewhere, the prodigal son sent home copies of all his records. Times, Sunday Times (2007)If people like the changes, M&S will be welcomed back like the prodigal son. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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