Definition of 'prodigy'

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Yet the musical prodigies keep coming, and we keep heaping adoration on them. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Yet the musical prodigies keep coming, and we keep heaping adoration on them. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Not so if they are music prodigies who practise the piano for hours on end. Times, Sunday Times (2016) Musical prodigies may have more to thank than pushy parents. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The former teenage prodigy has grown up and life is good again. The Sun (2009)They were not primarily designed to act as a crucible for young prodigies. Times, Sunday Times (2014)He was the young prodigy who left to play for the neighbouring rivals. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Her story is like that of all teenage tennis prodigies. Times, Sunday Times (2010)We are not all musical prodigies. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He was at the defining moment of a career that had taken him from teenage prodigy to the verge of golfing immortality. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He was a tennis prodigy and by 16 had taken coaching exams and opened his own tennis academy. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A former prodigy establishes herself as a mature virtuoso. Times, Sunday Times (2010)If darts these days is going the way of the slimmer figure, no one has notified this young prodigy. Times, Sunday Times (2006)It is more than a decade since a coach and her young prodigy stood on a windswept Sheffield running track and envisaged the future. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Forget the teenage prodigies and fast-tracked fame, this is the age of experience. Times, Sunday Times (2011)A teenage prodigy, he exerted a considerable influence on a generation of British guitar players. Times, Sunday Times (2010)

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Translations for 'prodigy'

British English: prodigy NOUN
A prodigy is someone young who has a great natural ability for something such as music, mathematics, or sport.
...a famous tennis prodigy.
  • American English: prodigy
  • Brazilian Portuguese: prodígio
  • Chinese: > 奇才有极大的音乐、数学、运动等天赋的
  • European Spanish: prodigio
  • French: prodige
  • German: Wunderkind
  • Italian: prodigio
  • Japanese: 奇才
  • Korean: 신동
  • European Portuguese: prodígio
  • Latin American Spanish: prodigio


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